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Monika Bacardi

Seventh Art and Art - Monika Bacardi's Passions

Creating commercially viable films (and promoting the art) for audiences across the world is one aim of AMBI Pictures. Monika Bacardi ( takes pleasure in the varied works of a great many photographers and artists, which explains her enthusiasm for modern art and photography. She is an eager supporter of Amis de l'Opera, an organisation that has for 30 years, assisted l'Opera de Monte-Carlo. Cinema can change the world: this is the conviction of Monika Bacardi. She believes that cinema is a medium that offers the opportunity to deliver diverse messages to a vast range of audiences.

The Principality of Monaco's cultural and humanitarian issues are things that Monika Bacardi is very much involved in. She is an active supporter of the H.S.H. Prince Albert II Foundation. One of the many reasons that she backs the H.S.H. Prince Albert II Foundation is that she believes in promoting eco-friendly thinking. Lady Bacardi's humanitarian concerns are numerous, but a specific area in which she is proactive is environmental-sustainability. Raising the awareness of the effect human pursuits have on our planet is something that Monika Bacardi attempts to achieve through the foundation.

Many local beneficent entities, that support causes connected with social concerns of importance to her, reap benefits from her backing. Infants' welfare is of great importance to Monika Bacardi. For this reason, she supports the Association Nationale Monégasque des Amis de l'Enfance (AMADE-Monaco). Lady Bacardi is very supportive of a few of the varied cancer-related charities, such as Fondation AVEC, Gabrielle's Angel Foundation for Cancer Research and Ecoute Cancer Réconfort. Monika Bacardi's beneficent activities are motivated by her lifelong empathy for her fellow people.

Enthusiastic Contributor to Associative, Cinematic and Cultural Movements/Associations

She has a hectic schedule, having become involved with many philanthropic ventures. She contributes to oceanographic research and backs a great number of charities, like "amfAR" (Making AIDS History Association), "Fondation AVEC" and the Monaco Red Cross. Monika Bacardi's actual title is "Lady of Bayfield Hall" or Lady Bacardi although, recently, she has also become known as "The Queen of Charity". She is quite a personality in contemporary cinematic circles in the USA and throughout the Continent. Her husband ran the Bacardi business for forty years before his death in 2005. Subsequently, Lady Bacardi has revealed a remarkable business acumen. A renowned and high-profile individual, Monika Bacardi has made Monaco her home but also spends much time elsewhere in Europe and in America.

A profound sensitivity to green and social considerations in her life are things that Monika Bacardi likes to make known. Given how recognised she is in the arts sector, along with her repute as a humanitarian, she participates in many charity events, film carnivals and award ceremonies. Due to the fact that she loves it so much, work plays a major role in Monika Bacardi's personal life.