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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 4   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)
FROM AFAR (Vigas, Ven)
THE ENDLESS RIVER (Hermanus, SA)
EQUALS (Doremus, US)
EVEREST (Kormakur, UK)
GO WITH ME (Alfredson, Swe)
JANIS (Berg, US)
LOLO (Delpy, Fr)
LOOKING FOR GRACE (Brooks, Aus)
MAN DOWN (Montiel, US)
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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