Academy Award-winner Nicolas Cage will receive the Transilvania Trophy for Special Contribution to World Cinema at the 18th edition of the Transilvania International Festival. The American actor-producer and winner of numerous awards in his nearly four decades-long career, will come to Cluj between May 31 and June 2, with support from Cemacon.
Nicholas Cage will be awarded the Transilvania Trophy for Special Contribution to World Cinema in a special event on Saturday, June 1, in the Unirii Square, in front of thousands of fans come to see the action thriller Face/Off on the giant Open Air screen. And on Sunday, June 2nd, starting with 9:30 PM, in the spectacular setting of the Banffy Castle in Bonțida, Nicolas Cage fans will be able to watch Mandy (2018, dir. Panos Cosmatos), in which a “fabulously ferocious” (The Guardian) Cage plays the role of a man seeking to avenge his lover’s death. A masterclass moderated by TIFF Artistic Director Mihai Chirilov will offer TIFF audiences another opportunity to meet the star on June 2nd.