Giovanna (Vannina) Patanè is a freelance journalist who frequently publishes reportages about Croatia. The nominated reportage is the result of a study tour and is dedicated to the wine and food offer of Pelješac in the well-known Italian travel monthly, ‘In viaggio’, in which she successfully conjured up the experience between the narrow streets and stone houses, beautiful peaceful coves and sandy beaches, centuries-old olive groves and wine tradition of this peninsula.
Alessandro Antonino and Mr Marco D´Amico from TV production Gray Out for Italian tv channel TV 2000. The programme ‘Il mondo insieme’ is shown every Sunday on TV 2000, and is led by the famous Italian hostess Licia Colò. The TV crew participated and filmed the ‘Za križen’ procession, which shows the religious and cultural identity of the inhabitants of the island of Hvar. Apart from Jelsa, the small fishing town and Vrboska, Little Venice, the Church of St Lawrence to the Church of St Mary of Mercy, the wine and food offer of the island was also shown.