Anton Corbijn

10.04.2018, 9am

Anton Corbijn will be awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award at the Lucca Film Festival!

Lucca Film Festival

Renowned worldwide for having immortalized the heavyweights of rock history, from Joy Division and Tom Waits to the U2 and Rolling Stones and for having produced over 60 video clips that include masterpieces like Heart-Shaped Box by Nirvana and Personal Jesus by Depeche Mode, the Dutch photographer and Director Anton Corbijn will be in Lucca as a guest of the Lucca Film Festival. Corbijn will hold a masterclass open to the public at the Cinema Centrale at 11 a.m. (Via di Poggio Seconda 36) in which he will illustrate his forty-year militancy behind the lens and talk about the relationship between cinema and music Corbjin’s Before the masterclass, at 9 a.m., Control, the biographical film dedicated to Joy Division leader Ian Curtis that won several awards in Cannes 2007, will be screened at the Cinema Centrale. In the evening, Anton Corbijn  will receive a Lifetime Achievement Award at 8.30 p.m. at the Cinema Astra and present the film Life (2015).