David di Donatello
The David di Donatello Awards, named after Donatello’s David, are film awards presented each year for cinematic performances and production by L’Accademia del Cinema Italiano (The Academy of Italian Cinema; ACI). There are 24 award categories as of 2006.
It is the Italian equivalent to the American Academy Awards and ranks among top-tier awards such as the Premio Regia Televisiva for television; the Premio Ubu for stage performances; the Sanremo Music Festival for music and the annual Venice Film Festival.
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