The 77th edition of the Italian film festival is planned as a physical edition. It is the first major festival since Berlin, back in February, to go ahead because of the pandemic.

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Never Gonna Snow Again
Never Gonna Snow Again
A masseur from the East enters the lives of the rich residents of a bland, walled off community.
Nomadland
Nomadland
A woman in her sixties who, after losing everything following the Great Recession, embarks on a journey through the American West, lives as a van-dwelling modern-day nomad.
Notturno
Notturno
Documentary about the everyday life in the Middle East that lies behind the continuing tragedy of civil wars, ferocious dictatorships, foreign invasions and interference, up to the murderous apocalypse of ISIS.
The Human Voice
The Human Voice
Drama about a woman traumatised by the end of a relationship.
The Flood Won't Come
The Flood Won't Come
A war-weary general oversees his troops close to home.
Careless Crime
Careless Crime
On a very ordinary day, four ordinary people decide to set fire to a cinema packed with people.
The Disciple
The Disciple
Chaitanya Tamhane's masterfully composed second feature examines a lifetime journey devoted to the art of Indian classical music.
In Between Dying
In Between Dying
A man goes on a journey of discovery sparked by a series of accidents.
Tragic Jungle
Tragic Jungle
Deep in the Mayan jungle, a lawless territory where myths abound, a group of Mexican gum workers cross paths with Agnes, a mysterious young Belizean woman.
200 Meters
200 Meters
A man from the West Bank finds himself taking the smuggling route to Israel to be with his family.
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Venice Film Festival Features

An act of love
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Chloé Zhao on singer/songwriter Cat Clifford and the music of Ludovico Einaudi
Bringing life to Ghosts
Azra Deniz Okyay tell us about shooting her Istanbul drama

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