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1 month ago

Venice Lineup Announced

Variety listed the Venice films upcoming. A Lisa Cholodenko film called Olive Kittredge, playing out of competition, caught my eye immediately. It is not a feature, of course –... (Read More)

12 months ago

Sacro GRA wins Golden Lion in Venice

Thanks to Guy Lodge the awards announcements are trickling in. So far: Golden Lion: Sacro GRA, Gianfranco Rosi Grand Jury Prize: Stray Dogs, Tsai Ming-liang Silver Lion, for Best... (Read More)

12 months ago

Twitter reacts to Gravity in Venice

GRAVITY (A) Mainlined sensation. A staggering dance, then a balletic fall, into great silence. Maybe I'd change a thing? We'll talk later. — Guy Lodge (@GuyLodge) August 28, 2013... (Read More)

1 year ago

Gravity will Open the Venice Film Fest

If there is one thing we know about Italians – they love them some George Clooney. They’re not getting Monuments Men but they are getting Alfonso Cuarón’s Gravity.  The pic... (Read More)

3 years ago

Venice announces 2011 Festival line-up

via CinEuropa (Thanks Joao!) Venice 2011  Competition The Ides Of March – George Clooney (US) [opening film] Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy – Tomas Alfredson (UK, Germany) Wuthering Heights –... (Read More)

4 years ago

A Sad Trumpet Ballad, clip

Winner of the Venice Fest Silver Lion and the prize for best screenplay by √Ålex de la Iglesia. Thanks to Jesus Alonso for finding this clip from Balada Triste... (Read More)