CHRONICLES
1990



""For me, aging is not a problem. It's something that comes very naturally. It's what you can accomplish in
life that really counts." – Sophia Loren



Sabato, domenica e lunedi / Wertmüller
Photo: Julio Donoso
03/90


Crown Princess Christening
Brooklyn, NYC

25/09/90


Sabato, domenica e lunedì
Italian poster


Arrival at Cinema Awards
Beverly Hills

27/01/90


Tele Sette (Italy)
21/11/90


Sabato, domenica e lunedì
Italian soundtrack


Telepiù (Italy)
11/11/90


FILMS AND FILMING


Sabato, domenica e lunedì

Italy, March - April


MOVIE PREMIERES


USA
Sabato, domenica e lunedì
Chicago Film Festival (Fine Arts I) October 12
(Saturday, Sunday and Monday)

FRANCE
Sabato, domenica e lunedì
Cannes (MIPCOM), October

ITALY
Sabato, domenica e lunedì
Canale 5, November 13-14

SPAIN
Courage
Tele 5, April 19 & 26 (Coraje)

Fortunate Pilgrim
TVE-2 (Mamá Lucía)


AWARDS & ACCOLADES


Chicago International Film Festival (USA)
Lifetime Achievement Award, October 12


ENDORSEMENTS


Zyloware

Williams Island

Princess Cruise Line


PUBLIC APPEARANCES


Annual American Cinema Awards
- January 27
 
Surprise appearance of Sophia at the 7th Annual American Cinema Awards in Beverly Hills where she presents Entertainer of the Decade trophy to Michael Jackson.

Williams Island Fund-Raiser - March 10
Sophia is host of AIDS musical fund-raiser sponsored by Community Alliance for a second year at Williams Island.

Merv Griffin Party - May 1
Sophia attends Merv Griffin party at the Beverly Wilshire, in the heart of Beverly Hills, California.

New Stadium in Marino - June 4
Sophia, the official World Cup godmother, kicks off the first ball during the inauguration ceremonies of the new stadium of Marino, east of Rome, where the Italian team is training.

Crown Princess Christening - September 25
 Christening of Princess Cruise Line's "Crown Princess" - the most luxurious and modern cruise ship at the time - in Brooklyn, NY with Sophia wielding the champagne bottle as godmother of the event. Designed by Italian architect Renzo Piano, the ship was built in Trieste by Ficantieri.

Chicago Film Festival - October 12
Sophia receives a Lifetime Achievement Award at the Chicago Festival just in time for the world premiere of her new movie, Sabato, Domenica e Lunedì, her first feature film in eleven years. Reception at the AMA Building on State Street hosted by Festival president Michael J. Kutza.

  
Carousel of Hope - October 26
Sophia and her son Edoardo attend the star-studded auction and dinner Carousel of Hope, sponsored by the Children's Diabetes Foundation, at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles.

MAGAZINE COVERS


Italy
Intimità della famiglia, Magazine TV, Sorrisi e Canzoni TV, Stop,
Tele Sette, Telepiù

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USA
Memories


SONGS & LP'S


Scetate - So' tre mesi -
Era de maggio - Rosi... Peppi
All songs from the Sabato, domenica e lunedì soundtrack.



TV SHOWS


Ricos y Famosos

Interview with Sophia - September 30
Antena 3.


Cinema d'oggi - April 12


EDITOR'S NOTES


Art Treasures Recovered
- February
Italian government returns to Sophia the art treasures - 38 paintings kept at the Villa Manzoni, in Lecco, - they confiscated from her and Carlo Ponti in 1976. Paris Match publishes a story stating that Sophia's collection is worth $11 billion, making her - easily - one of the richest women in the world.

Graduation at Aiglon
Sophia's son Edoardo graduates from British International boarding school Aiglon College in Switzerland with A levels in English, French and chemistry.

Cottage in Hergiswil
Sophia and Carlo purchase a modest home in Hergiswill, Switzerland.

Sabato, domenica, e lunedi
Photo: Angelo Frontoni
03/90



The Carousel of Hope
Beverly Hills
Photo: Laura Luongo
26/10/90


Photo session
Geneva
Photo: Angelo Frontoni


Merv Griffin Party
Beverly Hills
Photo: Kevin Winter
01/05/90


Zyloware Eyeware
Publicity


New Stadium Inauguration
Marino

04/06/90


Cinema Awards / Jackson
Beverly Hills
Photo: Barry King
27/01/90


Photo Session
Geneva
Photo: Angelo Frontoni


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