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Lady Monika Bacardi has established herself as a major player in the world of film in a very short space of time. She co-founded AMBI Pictures in 2013, a company which has managed to produce eight to 10 quality movies a year featuring high-profile names. One of their recent films is award-nominated ‘Waiting for the Barbarians’ starring Johnny Depp, while a cartoon designed to educate kids about climate change is due out in November.
Monaco’s Antonio Salvatore has gained a Michelin star for the five-table fine dining restaurant he created less than 12 months ago in the middle of a worldwide pandemic.
The Grimaldi Forum’s largest sponsor, CMB, has renewed its partnership for 2021, securing a world-class cultural programme for the year including the Alberto Giacometti summer expo.
The historic Citadel in Villefranche-sur-Mer has been awarded €300,000 from the ‘Loto du Patrimoine 2020’ to make much-needed repairs, but more funds are still needed.
The reopening of Monaco’s popular Jardin Exotique has been delayed until 2022, it has been announced.