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Vanessa Redgrave and Franco Nero Receives CineFest Award at Miskolc Festival

MTI-Hungary Today 2019.09.20.

Oscar-winning British actress Vanessa Redgrave and Italian actor Franco Nero are the recipients of a special award at this year’s CineFest International Film Festival held in Miskolc.

The renowned couple attended the festival to accept the Ambassador of European Cinema gong at a ceremony on Sept.19.

Photo by János Vajda/MTI

The award ceremony concluded with the screening of two films: Django starring Nero and Julia which earned Redgrave an Academy Award for best supporting actress in 1977.

Photo by János Vajda/MTI

CineFest established the Ambassador of European Cinema award in 2016 which first went to Oscar-winning French actress Juliette Binoche.

Featured photo by János Vajda/MTI