Film by the Sea in Zeeland
The eighteenth edition of the international film and literature festival, Film by the Sea opens Friday in Flushing. During the festival, the legendary Italian actress Claudia Cardinale (78) the Grand Acting Award, an oeuvre prize.
Film by the Sea has been, since 1999, a concept in the province of Zeeland and beyond. Every year, tens of thousands of visitors. There are movies and documentaries will be screened, but also lectures and concerts. There is also a special film programme for schools.
The first weekend, visitors can in a special room on draaifauteuils virtualrealityfilms look. The organization called on the help of a team from Paris, that earlier this year a virtual cinema opened.
After the presentation to Cardinale, on Friday 16 september, is the restored version of the film Once Upon a Time in the West shown. Cardinale, who in this film of Sergio Leone in the leading role, gives an introduction.
The festival lasts until september 18.