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Franca Valeri special David award

2020-05-05T09:54:25.848Z

Franca Valeri receives the David Speciale 2020 prize. The actress, 100 years old on 31 July, will receive the recognition on 8 May during the 65th edition of the David di Donatello Awards, live at 9.25 pm on RAI 1 conducted by Carlo Conti. (HANDLE)



(ANSA) - ROME, MAY 05 - The DavidSpeciale 2020 award goes to Franca Valeri. The actress, 100 years old on 31 July, will receive the recognition on 8 May during the 65th edition of the David di Donatello Awards, live at 9.25 pm on RAI 1 conducted by Carlo Conti. This was announced by Piera Detassis, President and Artistic Director of the Academy of Italian Cinema - David of Donatello Awards, in agreement with the Board of Directors.
    Franca Valeri, an icon of Italian entertainment and culture, between radio and cinema, theater and TV "has never been nominated or awarded to David so far - explains Piera Detassis, who adds - Yet, with a unique flash of creativity, she was the one who had literally revolutionized the comedy and the female image since the second post-war period with the invention of symbolic characters such as Miss Snob, Sora Cecioni, Cesira the manicure. The improper irony, the swift stroke, the linguistic and surreal start are his tools to tell the many identities women in mutation. Author of several books, including 'The diary of Miss Snob', 'Ledonne' and the more recent 'The century of boredom', veraprotagonist and never just a character, as sometimes described by the biographies, she was also the screenwriter of some grand films like The sign of Venus, Paris or darling, Lions in the sun. Made with Alberto Lattuada and Federico Fellini and worked with some of the major regis Italians, including MarioMonicelli, Dino Risi, Steno, Vittorio Caprioli and Luciano Salce, often paired with Alberto Sordi, interpreting a rose of memorable characters, among which the Cesira of Il Segno diVenere, Poppy in Totò in color, Mrs. De Ritis in A hero of our times, Lady Eva in Small Mail and, above all others, Elvira the protagonist of The Widower who distills the immortal beat "idiots". To his visionary intelligence, heritage of our country, we are happy to award the 65th anniversary Special David. Thank you Mrs. Valeri ". (ANSA).

Source: ansa

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