The Capri Hollywood International Film Festival is an annual international film festival held in every late December/early January in Capri, Italy. Established in 1995, the competition section is open to international films, animation, documentaries and fiction. The Hollywood Reporter referred to it as "the last major film festival of the year" and "a key stopping point on the road to the Academy Awards."
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Dori Ghezzi at the Capri Hollywood International Film Festival in 2011
Chiesa di Santa Maria del Soccorso is located within the archaeological site of Villa Jovis, on the island of Capri, Italy. It is situated on the summit of the Lo Capo (also known as, Santa Maria del Soccorso) hill at the eastern extremity of the island. The chapel-like church, was constructed ca. 1610. Its fittings include a bronze statue of the Madonna, a 1979 gift of the Caprese painter Guido Odierna (1913-1991). In the late 19th century, hermit lived at the church, keeping a visitor's book and selling wine.Chiesa di Santa Maria di Costantinopoli
Chiesa di Santa Maria di Costantinopoli is a church located in the Li Curti district of Anacapri, on the island of Capri, Italy. Built in the eleventh century and restored in the seventeenth century, its architectural features include Gothic and Byzantine elements. It contains several works by the Flemish painter Willem Borremans. At one time the parish church of Anacapri, the Chiesa di Santa Maria di Costantinopoli was replaced by the Chiesa di Santa Sofia in that role.Chiesa di Santa Sofia, Capri
The Chiesa di Santa Sofia (Santa Sofia Church) is located in the Piazza of Anacapri, on the island of Capri, Italy. It dates to 1596 when it replaced Chiesa di Santa Maria di Costantinopoli as the parish church. Some of the building materials and fittings, such as the sacristy and oratorio, were originally in the Chiesa di San Carlo. The church chapels are dedicated to Sant'Antonio, Anacapri's patron saint, and the Madonna del Buon Consiglio. Architectural features include two bell towers and a baroque facade. The wedding of Guiliana DePandi and Bill Rancic occurred at the Chiesa di Santa Sofia.Constantius of Capri
Constantius (born, Antonii de Ripolis; Italian, San Costanzo di Capri) (died 7th or 8th century, near Marina Grande) was a Bishop of the Catholic Church who, after many wandering, became the patron saint of Capri.Karl Wilhelm Diefenbach
Karl Wilhelm Diefenbach (February 21, 1851 – December 15, 1913) was a German painter and social reformer.List of accolades received by First Man
First Man is a 2018 American biographical drama film directed by Damien Chazelle and written by Josh Singer. Based on the book First Man: The Life of Neil A. Armstrong by James R. Hansen, the film stars Ryan Gosling as Neil Armstrong, alongside Claire Foy, Jason Clarke, Kyle Chandler, Corey Stoll, Ciarán Hinds, Christopher Abbott, Patrick Fugit, and Lukas Haas, and follows the years leading up to the Apollo 11 mission to the Moon in 1969. Steven Spielberg serves as an executive producer.First Man had its world premiere at the Venice Film Festival on August 29, 2018, and was theatrically released in the United States on October 12, 2018, by Universal Pictures. The film received critical praise, particularly regarding the direction, Gosling and Foy's performances, musical score, and the Moon landing sequence, although its choice to not depict the planting of the American flag on the lunar surface led critics and politicians from both political parties to debate the film's stance on patriotism. It grossed over $102 million worldwide against its $59 million production budget, and received numerous award nominations, including two nominations for Best Supporting Actress (Foy) and Best Original Score (winning the latter) at the 76th Golden Globe Awards and seven nominations at the 72nd British Academy Film Awards. The film also received Oscar nominations for Best Sound Mixing, Best Sound Editing, and Best Production Design, and it won for Best Visual Effects at the 91st Academy Awards.List of accolades received by My Week with Marilyn
My Week with Marilyn is a 2011 British drama film directed by Simon Curtis and written by Adrian Hodges. The screenplay was adapted from two diary accounts by Colin Clark, which document his time on the set of the 1957 film The Prince and the Showgirl and the time he spent with Marilyn Monroe. Michelle Williams and Eddie Redmayne star as Monroe and Clark, respectively. My Week with Marilyn had its world premiere at the 49th New York Film Festival on 9 October 2011. The film then played at several film festivals including Mill Valley, Chicago and Philadelphia, Rome and Dubai. My Week with Marilyn was released on 23 November 2011 in the United States and two days later in the United Kingdom. As of May 2012, the film has earned over £20 million in its total worldwide gross at the box office.The film has gathered various awards and nominations following its release, with most nominations recognising the film itself and the cast's acting performances, particularly those of Michelle Williams and Kenneth Branagh (who plays Laurence Olivier). Both actors received nominations at the 84th Academy Awards for Best Actress and Best Supporting Actor, respectively. The actors also received nominations from the Alliance of Women Film Journalists, while the film was nominated for Best Picture at the African-American Film Critics Association. My Week with Marilyn received four nominations from the Broadcast Film Critics Association, with two nominations coming in the Best Costume Design and Best Makeup categories. The British Academy Film Awards handed the film seven nominations, including Best British Film, Best Actress for Williams, Best Actress in a Supporting Role for Judi Dench, Best Costume Design and Best Makeup and Hair. The cast received the Capri Ensemble Cast Award from the Capri, Hollywood International Film Festival in January 2012.
Williams won the Chicago Film Critics Association Award for Best Actress, while Curtis earned a nomination for Most Promising Filmmaker. My Week with Marilyn and Branagh garnered nominations from the 69th Golden Globe Awards, while Williams won Best Actress in a Comedy or Musical Motion Picture. The actress also earned the Best Actress award from the Hollywood Film Festival. The London Film Critics' Circle awarded Kenneth Branagh the Supporting Actor of the Year accolade. Both Williams and Branagh gathered nominations at the Satellite Awards and the Screen Actors Guild Awards ceremonies. The Toronto Film Critics Association awarded Williams for her portrayal of Monroe. The film's casting crew, Deborah Aquila, Tricia Wood and Nina Gold earned a nomination for Outstanding Achievement in Casting – Feature – Studio or Independent Drama from the Casting Society of America.List of accolades received by Precious
Precious: Based on the Novel "Push" by Sapphire (usually shortened to Precious) is an American drama film directed by Lee Daniels that was released in 2009. Precious is an adaptation by Geoffrey S. Fletcher of the 1996 novel Push by Sapphire. The film was released by Lions Gate Entertainment on November 6, 2009, in the United States and Canada, grossing over $1.8 million in its opening weekend in limited release, ranking 12th place at the box office. The film grossed over $47,500,000 domestically and $53,400,000 worldwide. Precious was well received by movie critics, with an approval rating of 91% on the review aggregator Rotten Tomatoes, which consists of popular and notable critics reviews from newspapers, websites, television and radio programs.The film has received various awards and nominations, with the nominations categories mainly ranging from recognition of the film itself (Best Film) to its direction, editing and writing (Best Direction, Best Editing Best Adapted Screenplay) to the cast's acting performance, mainly Mo'Nique's and Gabourey Sidibe's for Best Supporting Actress and Best Actress, respectively. Precious received three nominations at the 67th Golden Globe Awards ceremony, and received one award for Best Performance By An Actress In A Supporting Role In A Motion Picture. Precious received six nominations from the 82nd Academy Awards ceremony, winning two for Best Supporting Actress and Best Writing for an adapted screenplay. The film also received four nominations at the 63rd British Academy Film Awards, winning Best Supporting Actress. The film won all five of its nominations at the 25th Independent Spirit Awards, for Best Feature, Best First Screenplay, Best Director, Best Female Lead and Best Supporting Female.
Precious received three nominations at the 16th Screen Actors Guild Awards, winning Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role. The film won the People's Choice Award, at the 34th Toronto International Film Festival, and Breakthrough Performance by an Actress, at the 81st National Board of Review Awards. The film also won the Special Jury Prize, at the 25th Sundance Film Festival. Precious received two nominations, winning the Stanley Kramer Award, at the 21st Producers Guild of America Awards and won Outstanding Directorial Achievement, 62nd Directors Guild of America Awards. Mo'Nique also received recognition for her performance at 35th LA Film Critics Association Awards, 75th NY Film Critics Circle Awards and 5th Utah Film Critics Association Awards, winning Best Supporting Actress from all three of the organizations. Precious was included in the Top 10 Films of 2009 lists from 18th Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards, 9th NY Film Critics Online, and 16th DFW Film Critics Association.List of awards and nominations received by Bradley Cooper
American actor and filmmaker Bradley Cooper has received several awards and nominations for his film and theatrical performances. His major nominations include seven Academy Awards, seven British Academy Film Awards, five Golden Globe Awards, eight MTV Movie & TV Awards, two Producers Guild Award, two Directors Guild Awards, one Writers Guild Award, seven Satellite Awards, five Screen Actors Guild Awards, three Billboard Music Awards, two Grammy Awards, and one Tony Award.
While Cooper's film career began in 2001 with the cult film Wet Hot American Summer, his breakthrough performance came in the 2009 comedy The Hangover. Cooper was nominated for an MTV Movie Award and a Satellite Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture. However, Cooper also won a Golden Raspberry Award that same year for his performance in All About Steve. The next two years saw Cooper receive nominations for his performances in various action and comedy films like The A-Team (2010), Limitless, and The Hangover Part II (both in 2011).
Cooper began 2012 with a Teen Choice Award nomination for The Words, before playing the role of Pat Solitano in the critically acclaimed romantic comedy-drama Silver Linings Playbook. The film garnered numerous accolades, with Cooper winning an MTV Movie Award, while receiving nominations for an Academy Award, Golden Globe Award, and Screen Actors Guild Award for Best Actor. The following year, Cooper played the supporting role of Richie DiMaso, in the crime-comedy American Hustle. The film was a critical success, and garnered several accolades. Cooper was nominated for an Academy Award, BAFTA Award, Critics' Choice Movie Award, and Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor, but did not win any.
In 2014, Cooper received two nominations for his role as Rocket in the superhero film Guardians of the Galaxy. Later that year, he starred in and co-produced the biographical war film American Sniper. Cooper was nominated for an Academy Award and MTV Movie Award for Best Actor, and an Academy Award for Best Picture. With these nominations, Cooper became only the tenth actor in history to receive an Academy Award nomination in three consecutive years. Although Cooper's roles in the 2015 films Aloha and Joy earned him two additional nominations, his performance as the severely deformed Joseph Merrick in the Broadway revival The Elephant Man garnered more recognition. His performance in The Elephant Man landed him four nominations, including a nod for a Tony Award for Best Actor in a Play.List of awards and nominations received by Brie Larson
American actress and filmmaker Brie Larson has received various accolades. She began acting at the age of 8 and followed it with minor supporting roles in various films. Her breakthrough occurred with her widely acclaimed leading performance in the 2013 coming of age drama film Short Term 12, for which she was nominated for the Independent Spirit Award and a Critics' Choice Award. She received unanimous acclaim for her role as Joy "Ma" Newsome in 2015 drama Room, for which she won the Academy Award for Best Actress, the BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role, the Critics' Choice Movie Award for Best Actress, the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Motion Picture – Drama, and the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role.List of awards and nominations received by Eddie Redmayne
This is a list of awards and nominations received by English actor Eddie Redmayne. In 2010, he won the Laurence Olivier Award and Tony Award for Best Supporting Actor for his performance in Red, and in 2014 won the Academy Award, Screen Actors Guild Award, BAFTA and Golden Globe for Best Actor in a Leading Role for his performance as Stephen Hawking in The Theory of Everything.List of awards and nominations received by Jennifer Aniston
Jennifer Aniston has been honored with many awards and nominations throughout her career. For her role in the sitcom Friends, she won the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series in 1996, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series in 2002 and the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Television Series Musical or Comedy in 2003.List of awards and nominations received by Judi Dench
The following is a list of awards and nominations received by actress Dame Judi Dench.
Among her major awards, Dench has won an Academy Award, a Tony, four television BAFTA Awards, six film, and seven Laurence Olivier Awards. She holds the record for most acting majors across all six American and British events, winning eighteen and receiving fifty two nominations. Other significant awards include two Golden Globe Awards, two Screen Actors Guild Awards, and ten critics awards. Overall, in her career to date, she has won 55 competitive awards from 203 nominations. She has also received 10 honorary awards, including the lifetime achievement Special Olivier Award and the BAFTA Fellowship.List of awards and nominations received by Justin Hurwitz
This is a list of awards and nominations received by American composer and screenwriter Justin Hurwitz. He is best known for scoring the 2016 film La La Land. He also scored Damien Chazelle's three other features, First Man, Whiplash, and Guy and Madeline on a Park Bench. He's won three Golden Globe Awards, two Academy Awards and a BAFTA Award for his work on both La La Land and First Man.List of awards and nominations received by Lady Gaga
Lady Gaga is an American singer, songwriter, and actress who has received many awards and nominations for her contributions to the music industry.
She rose to prominence with the release of her debut album The Fame in 2008. The album won several awards and was nominated for six Grammy Awards, including Album of the Year. The album and its single "Poker Face" won Best Electronic/Dance Album and Best Dance Recording, respectively, at the 52nd Grammy Awards. The album also won International Album at the 2010 BRIT Awards. A follow-up EP, titled The Fame Monster, was released in 2009, and included the singles "Bad Romance" and "Telephone". The music videos of the songs won eight accolades from thirteen nominations at the 2010 MTV Video Music Awards (VMA), making Gaga the most nominated artist in VMA history for a single year and the first female artist to receive two nominations for Video of the Year in one single night. In 2011, Gaga was nominated for six Grammy Awards, and won three—Best Pop Vocal Album for The Fame Monster, and Best Female Pop Vocal Performance and Best Short Form Music Video for "Bad Romance".
Born This Way (2011), Gaga's second studio album, accrued three nominations at the 54th Annual Grammy Awards, including her third consecutive nomination for Album of the Year. It won the People's Choice Awards for Album of the Year the following year, and the music video for the title track won two VMAs, including Best Female Video. Her third album, Artpop (2013), won the award for World's Best Album by a Female at the 2014 World Music Awards. In other musical ventures, Gaga released a collaborative jazz album with Tony Bennett, titled Cheek to Cheek (2014), which received the Grammy Award for Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album.
In 2015, Gaga released a song "Til It Happens to You", for the documentary film, The Hunting Ground. The song won a Satellite Award for Best Original Song, while nominated for an Academy Award, a Critics' Choice Movie Award for Best Song, and a Grammy Award for Best Song Written for Visual Media. In the same year she was named Woman of the Year by Billboard. She also became the first woman to receive the Digital Diamond Award from RIAA, and the first artist to win the Songwriters Hall of Fame's Contemporary Icon Award for "attaining an iconic status in pop culture". Gaga received a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress and nominations at the 42nd People's Choice Awards and 20th Satellite Awards for her role in the fifth season of American Horror Story, entitled Hotel. She received two nominations at the Emmy Awards for her concerts television specials Lady Gaga Presents the Monster Ball Tour: At Madison Square Garden and Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga: Cheek to Cheek Live!. In addition to music awards, Gaga has earned several awards and nominations for her artistic and philanthropic efforts to society, such as a Do Something! Award. In 2013, she finished second on Time's readers' poll about the most influential people of the past ten years.In 2018, Gaga starred in the remake of A Star Is Born. Her performance garnered critical acclaim and won her the Critics' Choice Movie Award for Best Actress, and nominations for the Academy Award for Best Actress, the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture Drama, the Satellite Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture Comedy or Musical, the BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role, and the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role. She also contributed to the film's soundtrack, and for its lead single "Shallow", won the Academy Award for Best Original Song, Critics' Choice Movie Award for Best Song, Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song, and four nominations at the 61st Annual Grammy Awards for Record of the Year, Song of the Year, Best Pop Duo/Group Performance and Best Song Written for Visual Media, winning the latter two categories. With the wins for the song and the film, Gaga became the first person to win an Academy Award, Grammy, BAFTA and Golden Globe in one year.List of awards and nominations received by Nicole Kidman
Australian-American actress Nicole Kidman has been honored with numerous accolades. Among them, she has won five Golden Globe Awards, two Emmy Awards, a British Academy Film Award, and an Academy Award. She is the first Australian actress to win the Academy Award for Best Actress. In 2003, Kidman received a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. In addition to her 2003 Academy Award for Best Actress, Kidman has received Best Actress awards from the following critics' groups or award-granting organisations: the Hollywood Foreign Press (Golden Globe Award), the Australian Film Institute, Blockbuster Entertainment Awards, Empire Awards, Satellite Awards, Hollywood Film Awards, London Film Critics' Circle, Russian Guild of Film Critics, and the Southeastern Film Critics Association. In 2003, Kidman was given the American Cinematheque Award. She also received recognition from the National Association of Theatre Owners at the ShoWest Convention in 1992 as the Female Star of Tomorrow, and in 2002 for a Distinguished Decade of Achievement in Film Award.List of awards and nominations received by Sia
Sia is an Australian singer, songwriter and record producer. she has released seven studio albums: OnlySee (1997), Healing Is Difficult (2002), Colour the Small One (2004), Some People Have Real Problems (2008), We Are Born (2010), 1000 Forms of Fear (2014), and This Is Acting (2016). She released the live album Lady Croissant in 2007, and her greatest hits album Best Of... was released in Australia in 2012.
In 2002, Sia received the Breakthrough Songwriter Award from the APRA Music Awards, presented by the Australasian Performing Right Association. Since then, Sia has been nominated for three People's Choice Awards, two Brit Award, four World Music Awards, and two Golden Globe Awards. She has won three NRJ Awards, one MTV Video Music Award, ten ARIA Music Awards, and nine APRA Music Awards.
Sia has received a total of nine Grammy Award nominations. "Chandelier" was nominated for Record and Song of the Year at the 2015 ceremony.Matt Tyrnauer
Matt Tyrnauer is an American film director. He directed the documentary feature Valentino: The Last Emperor (2009), which was short listed for an Oscar nomination in 2010, Citizen Jane: Battle for the City (2016), Scotty and the Secret History of Hollywood (2017), the 2018 documentary Studio 54 detailing New York's famed Studio 54 nightclub, and the 2019 documentary Where's My Roy Cohn?, to be released by Sony Pictures Classics. Tyrnauer has been Editor-At-Large and Special Correspondent for Vanity Fair, where he has contributed many feature articles.My Week with Marilyn
My Week with Marilyn is a 2011 drama film directed by Simon Curtis and written by Adrian Hodges. It stars Michelle Williams, Kenneth Branagh, Eddie Redmayne, Dominic Cooper, Julia Ormond, Emma Watson, and Judi Dench. Based on two books by Colin Clark, it depicts the making of the 1957 film The Prince and the Showgirl, which starred Marilyn Monroe (Williams) and Laurence Olivier (Branagh). The film focuses on the week during the shooting of the 1957 film when Monroe was escorted around London by Clark (Redmayne), after her husband Arthur Miller (Dougray Scott) had returned to the United States.
Principal photography began on 4 October 2010, at Pinewood Studios. Filming took place at Saltwood Castle, White Waltham Airfield, and on locations in and around London. Curtis also used the same studio in which Monroe had shot The Prince and the Showgirl in 1956. My Week with Marilyn had its world premiere at the New York Film Festival on 9 October 2011, and was shown at the Mill Valley Film Festival two days later. The film was released on 23 November 2011, in the United States, and on 25 November in the United Kingdom.
For her portrayal of Monroe, Williams was awarded the Golden Globe for Best Actress in a Motion Picture – Comedy or Musical, and earned Best Actress nominations from the Academy Awards and British Academy Film Awards.