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The 75th edition of Venice Film Festival ran from August 29 to September 8. It opened with First Man, directed by Damien Chazelle, and closed with Nick Hamm's Driven.
Director Zhang Yimou will receive the Glory To The Filmmaker award and Vanessa Redgrave will also be honoured for lifetime achievement. The festival will also host a tribute to David Cronenberg, including a masterclass by the director.
View Films by Strand:
- Biennale College - Cinema
- Out of Competition
- Venice Classics
- Venice Days
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Venice Latest Reviews
A nightmare brews in a dance company.
The story of a great king and his people, who will be expelled from their homeland and will aspire to claim it.
Dramatisation of events surrounding hte 1819 Peterloo Massacre when a pro-democracy rally turn bloody as forces stormed the crowd.
An anthology of short films based on a fictional book of “western tales”.
Biopic of Neil Armstrong, the first man on the Moon.
A seasoned musician discovers — and falls in love with — a struggling artist. She has just about given up on her dream to make it big as a singer… until Jack coaxes her into the spotlight.
Chronicle of a middle-class family in the 1970s.
Two of Queen Anne's acolytes jockey for position.
A drama about the hopelessly intertwined world of publishing.
A fisherman finds an injured refugee and tries to help him.
Venice Film Festival Features
Venice Film Festival News
Filming sensations Mathieu Amalric on Pierre Léon, Jeanne Balibar and the sounds and colours of Barbara
Character arc Seth A Smith on filming with a two-year-old and bringing marbling to life in The Crescent
Keeping up appearances Marcello Martinessi on cultural conservatism and filmmaking honesty in The Heiresses
A different space Kelly Macdonald on working with Marc Turtletaub on Puzzle
Out of the past Susanna Nicchiarelli on Trine Dyrholm and the costume design in Nico, 1988
The iconic man Jonathan Baker on Becoming Iconic and Inconceivable
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