Winner of the Special Prize for Best Film on Disarmament
The International Film Festival “A Film for Peace” was organized by the city of Medea, the Provinceof Gorizia and the association Windcloak Film Production.
The Festival aims to promote humanrights issues and does so by proposing films selected annually from all over the world to thescrutiny of a series of juries consisting mainly of high school and university students from FriuliVenezia Giulia (Italy).
Starting this year, we want to invite to participate in this event those who do not live in our country,and to meet them in a prestigious place of great cultural value – the British Museum in London;not only that, but we would also like to hear the voices of those who want to send us their shortpersonal message of peace that will be consequently printed indelibly in the annual catalogue ofthe International Festival “A Film for Peace” 2011.
This event to be held October 27 will entail in principal the screening and award ceremony forthe best films on the theme of disarmament: the final stage of the sixth edition of the Festival “AFilm for Peace”.Admission is free, but seats are reserved. If you wish to attend the event, please send an e-mail(by October 15) to the Festival organization ( firstname.lastname@example.org ) including your name and surnamein order to confirm your presence.
After we receive your request, the organization will sendyou the official invitation to the event.We are waiting for you at the British Museum in London October 27, and do not forget to bringyour message of peace!
Hours 5:30 pm Presentation of the Festival by the Mayorof Medea, Alberto BergaminScreening of the winner of the Festival “AFilm for Peace 2011”: Daisy Cutter by EnriqueGarcìa and Rubén Salazar, Spain,2010
Hours 7:00 pmSpeech “A zone free of weapons of massdestruction in the Middle East: problemsand prospects” by Dr. Mark Roscini,Reader in International Law, University ofWestminsterSpeech on this topic by Enrico Cammarata,the Artistic Director of the FestivalScreening of the winner of the SpecialPrize for Best Film on Disarmament – FilmFestival “A Film for Peace 2011”: WARdiseaseby Marie Magescas, France, 2010Awards CeremonyReading of the peace messages
Hour 8:00 pmRefreshments