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Mostra Internazionale d’Arte Cinematografica
The world's oldest film festival was first held in 1932 as part of the Venice Biennale.

Venice Festival site 72nd Venice International
Film Festival

2 - 12 SEPTEMBER 2015 in Venice, Italy


2 0 1 5   A W A R D S
Golden Lion: FROM AFAR
Jury Prize: ANOMALISA
Queer Lion: THE DANISH GIRL
Golden Mouse: RABIN, THE LAST DAY
Green Drop: BEHEMOTH
Leoncino d'Oro: THE WAIT
Director: Pablo Trapero (THE CLAN)
Actor: Fabrice Luchini (COURTED)
Actress: Valeria Golino (PER AMOR VOSTRO)
Mastroianni Prize: Abraham Attah (BEASTS OF NO NATION)
Screenplay: Christian Vincent (COURTED)
Lion of the Future: Brady Corbet (THE CHILDHOOD OF A LEADER)
Venezia Classici - doc: THE 1000 EYES OF DR MADDIN
Orizzonti Prize: FREE IN DEED
Orizzonti - Director: Brady Corbet (THE CHILDHOOD OF A LEADER)
Orizzonti - Performance: Dominique Leborne (TEMPETE)
People's Choice: AS I OPEN MY EYES
Glory to the Filmmaker: Brian DePalma
Visionary Talent: Jonathan Demme
Life Achievement: Bertrand Tavernier
L'Oreal Prize: Valentina Corti
Venice Days: EARLY WINTER
Critics Week: TANNA
Fipresci Prize: BLOOD OF MY BLOOD
Fipresci Prize - Sections: WEDNESDAY, MAY 9
Interfilm Award: WEDNESDAY, MAY 9
Fedeora Award: THE BLACK HEN
Fedeora Award - Venice Days: ONE ON ONE
Fedeora Award - Cinematography: Bentley Dean (TANNA)
Europa Cinemas Label Award: AS I OPEN MY EYES
CITC Unesco Award: BEASTS OF NO NATION
Starlight Award: TALE OF TALES
Starlight Career Award: Lina Wertmuller
Starlight International Award: Paz Vega
Signis Award: BEHEMOTH
Laguna Sud Award: LOLO
S E L E C T   2 0 1 5   F I L M S
ANOMALISA (Kaufman/Johnson, US)
BEASTS OF NO NATION (Fukunaga, US)
A BIGGER SPLASH (Guadagnino, It)
BLACK MASS (Cooper, US)
BLOOD OF MY BLOOD (Bellocchio, It)
THE CHILDHOOD OF A LEADER (Corbet, US)
EL CLAN (Trapero, Arg)
THE DANISH GIRL (Hooper, UK)
* THE DAUGHTER (Stone, Aus)
DE PALMA (Baumbach/Paltrow, US)
THE ENDLESS RIVER (Hermanus, SA)
EQUALS (Doremus, US)
EVEREST (Kormakur, UK)
FROM AFAR (Vigas, Ven)
GO WITH ME (Alfredson, Swe)
GOODNIGHT MOMMY (Franz/Fiala, Aut)
LOLO (Delpy, Fr)
LOOKING FOR GRACE (Brooks, Aus)
MAN DOWN (Montiel, US)
MARGUERITE (Fr)
ORPHANS (Mullan, UK)
REMEMBER (Egoyan, Can)
SPOTLIGHT (McCarthy, US)
A WAR (Lindholm, Den)


Venice Festival site 71st Venice International
Film Festival

27 AUGUST - 6 SEPTEMBER 2014
in Venice, Italy


R E V I E W E D   2 0 1 4   F I L M S
ALTMAN (Mann, US)
BIRDMAN (Inarritu, US)
GIRLHOOD (Sciamma, Fr)
LAMBERT & STAMP (Cooper, US)
THE LOOK OF SILENCE (Oppenheimer, Den)
MANGLEHORN (Green, US)
METAMORPHOSES (Honore, Fr)
NYMPHOMANIAC (Von Trier, Den)
99 HOMES (Bahrani, US)
PASOLINI (Ferrara, It)
A PIGEON SAT ON A BRANCH REFLECTING ON EXISTENCE (Andersson, Swe)
PRESIDENT (Makhmalbaf, Geo)
* RETURN TO ITHACA (Cantet, Cub)
SHE'S FUNNY THAT WAY (Bogdanovich, US)
THEEB (Abu Nowar, Jor)

* reviews coming









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