Italians Americans flocked to Miami Beach last week for the Seventh Sicilian Film Festival an annual event established by its president Emanuele Viscuso.
The 2012 winners were:
- Best Movie: Martino’s Summer by Massimo Natale
- Best actor: Treat Williams for Martino’s Summer by Massimo Natale
- Best actress: Tilda Swinton for I’m Love by Luca Guadagnino
- Best direction: Shock by Lizzani, Gregoretti, Maselli, Russo
- Audience Award: Loose Cannons by Ferzan Ozpetek
- Special mention to documentary: The Voice of Body by Luca Vullo
- Special mention to Documentary: Un Sueño a Mitad by Francesco Apolloni
- Special SFF Life Time Career Achievement Award 2012 To Vanessa Redgrave
The City of Miami Beach presented a Certificate of Recognition to Artistic Director, Salvo Bitonti.