Taormina to honor Tornatore


ROME -- Sicilian-born Oscar-winning director Giuseppe Tornatore will be the subject of a retrospective at the Taormina Film Festival this month.

Tornatore, who won the 1990 best foreign-language film Oscar for "Cinema Paradiso," will return home to accept the award at the June 16-22 event held on Sicily's picturesque eastern shore. Taormina's full lineup will be announced Thursday.