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“The Legend of the Macau Grand Prix” nominated for “Best Event Film” at the “International Motor Film Awards 2021”

The film “The Legend of the Macau Grand Prix”, produced by the Macao Government Tourism Office (MGTO) was officially selected as one of the six nominations for the “Best Event Film” category at the “International Motor Film Awards 2021”. The “International Motor Film Awards” is the world's most prestigious awards event for the automotive film and television industry.


“The Legend of the Macau Grand Prix”, directed by local filmmaker Sérgio Basto Perez in concerted effort with a team of local Macau talents, presents a journey through the History of the Macau Grand Prix, guided by the voices of drivers and riders from the past and the present, with a glimpse of the unique atmosphere, character and emotion of a Macau Grand Prix Weekend”. Sérgio Basto Perez is the person who has been in charge of film making at MGTO for years.


"The Legend of the Macau Grand Prix" was developed to be displayed in the new, state of the art Macao Grand Prix Museum Screening Room, using the latest 4K projection and 7.1 surround sound technologies.


First debut at the museum on 5th of August
"The Legend of the Macau Grand Prix” will be screened to the museum visitors at the Macao Grand Prix Museum starting from the 5th of August, twice daily from Monday to Friday (except Tueday), at 12:00pm and 4:00pm; and four times daily at weekends, at 11:00am, 12:00pm, 4:00pm and 5:00pm respectively. The museum is closed to public on Tuesdays.The Macao Grand Prix Museum website: https://mgpm.macaotourism.gov.mo/en/


The International Motor Film Awards, recognises directorial and production talent from high end films and commercials, to student and independent productions. Supported by leading authorities in the automotive sector, and leading brands within the film and television industry, the “International Motor Film Awards” are the Oscars for the motoring world.


All nominated films are eligible for the nominations for the “Technical Achievement Awards” (Best Cinematography, Best Stunts, Best Sound and Best Editing), as well as the “Grand Prix Award”.


The results for the “International Motor Film Awards 2021” will be announced on the 15th of September, 2021 at The Clapham Grand, London.


For more information please visit the website: https://www.motorfilmawards.com/

Updated on: 30/07/2021