Richa Chaddha, Bollywood Actress wins at Marateale 2022

By: Amit Kumar Agarwal
Marateale 2022 was held in the Santavenere hotel in Maratea the beautiful town in Basilicata in Italy from 27-31 July 2022. Indian actress Richa Chadha won big as she was awarded alongside the legend Toni Servillo (The Hand of God, Gomorrah, Il Divo) following such luminaries as Sophia Loren, Richard Gere, John Landis and Matt Dillon earlier.

Even Italy’s much loved Sandokan – Indian actor, Kabir Bedi was awarded here in 2019. At this edition in 2022, Ali Fazal was also awarded from Bollywood.
Basilicata has already been the preferred location of such popular films as Mel Gibson’s The Passion of the Christ and Bollywood superstar, Hrithik Roshan's War.

Marateale witnessed the presentation of the Stardust Kecaps outstanding talent (Bollywood) Award to Indian actress Richa Chadha who has done many films and webseries. The Stardust Kecaps outstanding talent (international) award was presented to bollywood actor, Ali Fazal. The two Indian actors also mentored a group of especially selected young Italian actors and actresses.

This edition also saw three competitive sections of films – green, short and school. In strengthening its relationship with Bollywood, Indian filmmaker Vivek Singhania was invited to be one of the esteemed jurors for the prestigious green section.

Marateale 2022 is sponsored by Stardust and Kecaps and with this sponsorship founders, Simone Giacomini and Antonino Maira offer the possibility to Marateale to create stronger ties with Bollywood and the regional film industries of India especially with their associate, Basilicata based Sirio Studios of Angelo Viggiano. 
Still from TV broadcast of the Award Ceremony