David di Donatello facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsDavid di Donatello Awards
former President Carlo Azeglio Ciampi shows the "David di Donatello" Award in 2005
|Awarded for||to honour the best of each year’s Italian and foreign motion picture productions|
|Presented by||Accademia del Cinema Italiano (Academy of Italian Cinema)|
The David di Donatello Award is a film award. It is presented each year by L'accademia del Cinema Italiano (ACI). There are 24 categories as of 2006.
The trophy is a gold David statuette like Donatello's famous sculpture. It is on a square malachite base. A gold plaque shows the award category, year and winner.
The 1956 David awarded to Gina Lollobrigida for Beautiful but Dangerous was auctioned at Sothebys in 2013.
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