• The Hollywood Reporter on LinkedIn
  • Follow THR on Pinterest

Venice International Film Festival

Latest News

  1. Italian News Program Says Venice Lineup Should Be Rated R

    9:02 am 8/20/2012

    TG 24, controlled by Silvio Berlusconi, cast a light on the sex, violence, and religion in the Venice lineup.Read more

    • 0
  2. Pop-Up Club Bungalow 8 Heads to Toronto (Exclusive)

    7:00 am 8/15/2012

    Amy Sacco is expanding after three straight years at the Venice Film Festival.Read more

    • 0
  3. Venice 2012: The Fest Announces New 'Green Award' for Sustainable Films

    1:30 pm 8/13/2012

    Italian filmmaker Ermanno Olmi will chair the jury that will select the winner of the award, presented this year to mark the anniversary of the 1992 Earth Summit.Read more

    • 0
  4. Michael Cimino to Be Honored at Venice Film Festival

    11:46 am 8/10/2012

    The 73-year-old director will also oversee a screening of a restored version of "Heaven's Gate" which will return to Venice 30 years after it first screened there.Read more

    • 0
  5. 'The Master' Added to Venice Competition Lineup

    11:54 am 8/7/2012

    Paul Thomas Anderson's cult religious drama will be the surprise selection; for the past seven years, the surprise film was from Asia. Read more

    • 1
  6. Spike Lee to Receive Venice's 'Glory to the Filmmaker' Honor

    6:17 am 8/3/2012

    The award and the screening of the documentary "Bad 25" will represent Lee's 9th trip to the Venice Lido in an official capacity.Read more

    • 5
  7. Iran Mulling Possible Boycott of Venice Film Festival (Report)

    8:13 am 7/31/2012

    The official reason is a protest against the EU's oil sanctions. But speculation is that a boycott could center on Kianoosh Ayari's refusal to censor his film.Read more

    • 1
  8. Italy's 'Quality Screens' Organization to Award New Italy-Only Prize in Venice

    5:58 am 7/30/2012

    The new prize, the Quality Screens Award, will be open to any of the festival's official sections or autonomous sidebarsRead more

    • 0
  9. De Palma, Malick and Bellocchio Headline Slimmer Venice Competition Lineup

    4:31 am 7/26/2012

    UPDATE: The 60-film official selection includes 20 entries from female directors and out-of-competition selections from Jonathan Demme, Spike Lee and Robert Redford.Read more

    • 1
Syndicate content