Actress, model and Italian pride in the world, Isabella Rossellini will receive an award for her career on May 10: the “Italian Oscars” will award her with the David Speciale during the 68th edition of the David di Donatello Awards.
Isabella Rossellini: multifaceted and nonconformist artist
An important acknowledgment, the most important in the world of Italian cinema, will soon arrive in the hands of Isabella Rossellini, precisely on May 10th. Let’s talk about the David Speciale 2023, which the Accademia del Cinema Italiano has decided to reserve for the Italian actress and model this year, crowning her incredible career.
“From the transgressive television of Renzo Arbore to the cinema of the Taviani brothers, from Il Pap’occhio to the cult films of David Lynch, always crossing territories of the great authors, Saverio Costanzo, Nikita Mikhalkov, Robert Zemeckis, Peter Weir, Denis Villeneuve: Isabella Rossellini, daughter of two cinema legends, Ingrid Bergman and Roberto Rossellini, she has been able to challenge every cliché with great freedom” explains Piera Detassis, President and Artistic Director of the Fondazione Accademia del Cinema Italiano.
David Speciale 2023 to Isabella Rossellini
The news was communicated through an Instagram post signed by the President herself, who continues: “Confirming herself as a multifaceted and nonconformist artist, enormously famous model, great interpreter and ironic author of provocative theatrical films and monologues, finally ethologist and environmental activist The David Speciale aims to celebrate a cosmopolitan and at the same time very Italian protagonist, a precious ambassador of our culture, who returns to our cinema today in Alice Rohrwacher’s film La Chimera, in competition at Cannes”.
Isabella Rossellini: “I’m moved, my head is spinning!”
Isabella Rossellini immediately shared her reaction to the news, posting a video on Instagram in which she thanks for this great recognition. In the video, the actress is at the airport, waiting for a flight to Los Angeles, but she specifies that she will return to Rome to come and collect her beloved David from her. Visibly moved and moved, Isabella Rossellini also shared a second post with the official announcement of her David award, commenting: “My head is spinning!”. We just have to wait for the ceremony on May 10, in which we will discover the winners of this year’s David Awards and see the well-deserved David Special awarded to the actress.