OPEL PROJECT EARTH PROUDLY PRESENTS: CINEMA FOR PEACE.
Opel is proud sponsor of the renowned Cinema for Peace Gala which is taking place for the tenth time. This event highlights and supports cinematic works that deal with global humanitarian and environmental issues. At the gala, an international jury including actress Nastassja Kinski and social and human rights advocate Bianca Jagger will honor films and filmmakers in various categories. This year’s winners include two-time Oscar winner Sean Penn, who will be awarded the Cinema for Peace Honorary Award for his humanitarian efforts in Haiti following the earthquake there in early 2010. Opel will present the International Green Film Award for outstanding achievements in and dedication to raising awareness for green issues. The nominees for this award include the film “A Message from Pandora” by James Cameron, “Gasland” by Josh Fox and “Jane’s Journey” by Lorenz Knauer.