David Di Donatello Awards (Italian Oscars®)

David Di Donatello Awards (Italian Oscars®)

David di Donatello is a prestigious movie award assigned each year for cinematic performaces and production by Ente David di Donatello, part of Accademia del Cinema Italiano. Started in 1956 it is the main national film award in Italy, the Italian equivalent to the Academy Award®.

Its name is taken by Donatello's bronze statue of David.