TS+FF: welcome to the wonder

Eight days of festival, On Site, in Trieste, at the Politeama Rossetti and Cinema Ariston.
Online, on MYmovies, within the SciFiClub.it.

palmares 2021

Asteroide Award
Jaco Bouwer
Méliès d’argent
Agata Alexander
Méliès d’argent short
The Exit Plan
Angus Wilkinson
RAI4 Award
Valdimar Johannsson
Nocturno Nuove Visioni
Mad God
Phil Tippett
CineLab Award
Dorothy non deve morire
Andrea Simonetti
Stars’ War Award
Valdimar Johannsson
MYmovies.it Award
Junk Head
Takahide Hori
Audience Award
Agata Alexander
Asteroide Special Mention
Night Raiders
Danis Goulet
Asteroide Special Mention
Witch Hunt
Elle Callahan
Méliès Special Mention
Rupert Everett
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Born in the Bronx, New York, in 1951, Abel Ferrara directed his first Super 8 as a boy and soon collaborated with screenwriters Nicholas St. John and John McIntyre. In the late 1970s, he began directing his first films, The Driller Killer (1979) and The Angel of Vengeance (1981). In the 90s with the neo-noir King of New York (1990) came the great international hits. The bad lieutenant , with Harvey Keitel, presented at the Cannes Film Festival in 1992 in Un Certain Regard; Body Snatchers – The Invasion Continues (adaptation of Jack Finney’s science fiction novel of the same name); The Addiction , with Christopher Walken; Fratelli , with Benicio Del Toro, Christopher Walken and Isabella Rossellini, he won two prizes at the Venice Film Festival in 1996; New Rose Hotel , with Asia Argento; Mary , with Juliette Binoche, Forest Whitaker and Heather Graham, won four awards in Venice in 2005; Go Go Tales , a sort of sequel to King of New York ; 4:44 The last day on Earth (2012), presented in Venice; Alive in France (2017), presented in Cannes at the Quinzaine; Pasolini (2014); Tommaso (2019); Siberia , screened at the latest Berlinale; Zeroes and Ones , award for best direction at the Locarno Film Festival.