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Napoli lauds ‘Rana’

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The fifth Napoli film fest closed Sunday with the Vesuvio Award for film going to Palestinian helmer Rany Abu-Assad for ”Rana’s Marriage” (Le Mariage di Rana).

Helmers Alberto Signetto and Giogio Franchini tied for honors in the “making of” section. Signetto won for “Angelopoulos Backstage,” a look at Greek helmer Theo Angelopoulos during the shooting of ”Weeping Meadow.” Franchini won for “Il pareg-gio non esiste” (Ties don’t exist), a behind-the-scenes view of Paolo Sorrentino’s last film, “L’uomo in piu.”

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