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Parks of Sintra win two awards at the ART & TUR2016 Festival
The “Parks and Monuments of Sintra” promotional video, made by Wilson Pereira, who is in charge of the company's audiovisual projects, won two awards at the 9th ART&TUR – International Tourism Film Festival: “Best Film for Lisbon and the Tagus Valley”, in the “Best Portuguese Regional Film” category, and first prize in the “Cultural Tourism” category. The awards ceremony took place on October 21st in Vila Nova de Gaia.
The ART&TUR festival is sponsored by APTUR – Portuguese Tourismology Association, in partnership with BRIDGE - Events and Entertainment, and has official backing from the Vila Nova de Gaia City Council and the Porto and Northern Portugal Tourist Board.
Since it's one of the biggest and most creative exhibitions of global tourism cinema, which attracts hundreds of films from all over the world every year, ART&TUR is internationally recognised as an effective Tourism Marketing vehicle, especially for activating and enhancing the brands of those entities that take part.
For this 9th edition, the international competition attracted a total of 301 films from 52 countries, while the domestic competition boasted a total of 109 high-quality films.