Director, author and screenwriter Umberto Lenzi received the Nosferatu Award, given by Brigadoon, The Festival's cult zone. The award is an acknowledgement of Umberto Lenzi's long career dedicated to cinema. He is also a member of the Official Fantàstic jury at the 41st edition of the Sitges International Film Festival of Catalonia.
Umberto Lenzi is the creator of movies like Nightmare City (1980), Eyeball (1975) and Pistol for a Hundred Coffins (1968), among many others.
In addition to the award, presented to him during the Méliès d'Or Ceremony in the Hotel Meliá Auditorium, the director's best films will also be screened in a movie series.