• The Hollywood Reporter on LinkedIn
  • Follow THR on Pinterest

Venice International Film Festival

Latest News

  1. Venice Film Fest Ends Amid Controversy, Media Backlash

    4:09 pm 9/10/2012

    Clouded by the media attacks were the presence of a strong lineup, the debut of a new market event and an eclectic group of award winners; see the complete list of this year's honorees here. Read more

    • 0
  2. Marco Bellocchio, Matteo Garrone Swear Off Festivals After Bad Venice Experiences

    12:32 pm 9/10/2012

    Bellocchio was in competition with "Dormant Beauty," while Garrone was the lone Italian member of the jury.Read more

    • 0
  3. Toronto 2012: Harvey Weinstein and Paul Thomas Anderson Respond to 'The Master' Venice Flap

    2:59 pm 9/8/2012

    The director and mega producer said they were happy with their haul of awards, even as one was left on the table.Read more

    • 0
  4. Venice Film Festival Jury Yanks Top Prize from 'The Master' (Exclusive)

    10:57 am 9/8/2012

    Sources say the jury was set to award the Golden Lion to the Paul Thomas Anderson-directed feature but, because of a quirk in the rules, has decided to give the award instead to Korean director Kim Ki-duk's "Pieta."Read more

    • 12
  5. It Was Better Tomorrow (Ya man aach): Venice Review

    8:09 pm 9/7/2012

    Top Tunisian producers Habib Attia and Dora Bouchoucha team up for writer-director Hinde Boujemaa's unusual view on the revolution.Read more

    • 0
  6. Venice 2012: De Palma’s ‘Passion,’ Comencini’s ‘A Special Day’ Premiere on Festival’s Penultimate Day

    3:36 pm 9/7/2012

    The first collateral prizes also started to come in Friday, led by a pair of films from the Venice Days sidebar.Read more

    • 0
  7. Me Too (Ya tozhe hochu): Venice Review

    8:16 am 9/7/2012

    A non-professional cast headed by Aleksandr Mosin populate the latest provocation from Russian maverick Alexey Balabanov, premiering at Venice.Read more

    • 0
  8. Venice 2012: Kristin Scott Thomas on Her Latest Roles and Her Discontent with the Oscars

    6:39 am 9/7/2012

    The star discusses her role as a “terrifying godmother” in Nicolas Winding Refn’s “Only God Forgives," her twisted love for Brian de Palma and how Prince kick-started her career.Read more

    • 2
  9. Venice 2012: Korean Film 'The Weight' Wins Queer Lion Prize

    4:26 am 9/7/2012

    The Queer Lion prize, now in its 6th year, honors the best film that portrays lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender characters.Read more

    • 0
  10. Passion: Venice Review

    2:07 am 9/7/2012

    Noomi Rapace and Rachel McAdams star in Brian De Palma's Berlin-set remake of a 2010 French thriller, premiering in Competition at Venice before its Toronto Film Festival bow.Read more

    • 0
Syndicate content