The festival will be attended by american actor Daniel McVicar

After a very successful first edition, the “Sorrento Film & Food Festival” will be back from January 1 to 6, with the promotion of “The Artists’ Club Italia,” the patronage of the Mediterranean Parliamentary Assembly, the Campania Region and the City of Sorrento, with the support of the Film and Audiovisual Department of the Ministry of Culture. US actor Daniel McVicar will once again chair the event alongside the Italian-American actor Luca Riemma, who will be in charge of the Artistic Direction.

“Our goal is to experience once again the happy combination of film and food at one of the most beautiful locations in the world,” explained McVicar, as he presented the initiative unfolding between the Armida Film Theater and the most renowned restaurants of Sorrento, and attended by some of the biggest Italian and international artists, together with some real cuisine master chefs.

The free-of-charge festival screenings will let visitors and tourists enjoy a number of feature films,  documentaries, and short movies revolving around the relationship between cinema and food, as well as international productions selected through the digital platform as the event will especially culminate on January 1 and 5 - New Year’s Day and the Closing Night of the festival.

On both dates, ceremonies will take place to assign the  “Sorrento FFF 2023 Awards,” which last year were presented to British filmmaker Terry Gilliam, Israeli singer Noa, Italian screenwriter and director Enrico Vanzina, directors Remo Girone and Victoria Zinny and Giovanni Esposito and Susy De Santis as well as “chef-stars” don Alfonso Iaccarino, Peppino Aprea, Gennarino Esposito, and Pasquale Palamaro.

The full schedule of screenings will be available on December 20 at Films are going to be screened also on the platform