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  1. 'Looking for Grace': Venice Review

    5:13 am PDT 09/03/2015
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    Richard Roxburgh and Radha Mitchell star with newcomer Odessa Young in Sue Brooks' examination of the fallout when a teenage girl runs away from home. READ MORE

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  2. 'Neon Bull' ('Boi Neon'): Venice Review

    4:21 am PDT 09/03/2015
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    Brazilian director Gabriel Mascaro's follow-up to his well-received 'August Winds' stars Juliano Cazarré as a cowpoke who loves to make dresses in his spare time. READ MORE

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  3. Venice Film Festival: Cohen Media Group Acquires 'Marguerite'

    3:18 am PDT 09/03/2015
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    Catherine Frot stars in the drama, from director Xavier Giannoli, as a passionate opera singer with a terrible voice. READ MORE

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  4. Venice Film Festival 2015: The Best Daytime Looks

    3:15 pm PDT 09/02/2015
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    The annual Italian film fest is bringing out the style stars in droves with the likes of Diane Kruger and Elizabeth Banks stepping out in their finest daytime-friendly outfits yet. READ MORE

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  5. ‘Retribution' ('El Desconocido'): Venice Review

    2:39 pm PDT 09/02/2015
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    Debuting Spanish director Dani de la Torre's high-stakes thriller traps a shady bank manager and his kids in a car rigged to explode. READ MORE

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  6. 'Lolo': Venice Review

    2:39 pm PDT 09/02/2015
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    Writer-director Julie Delpy's latest is a French-language comedy in which she stars as a neurotic single mother alongside local stars Dany Boon, Vincent Lacoste and Karin Viard. READ MORE

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  7. 'A Monster with a Thousand Heads' ('Un monstruo de mil cabezas'): Venice Review

    9:10 am PDT 09/02/2015
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    In the latest film from Uruguay-born Mexican director Rodrigo Pla ('The Zone'), a woman with a terminally ill husband literally tries to fight their corrupt insurance company. READ MORE

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  8. Venice: 'Everest' Stars, Director Talk Isolation, Responsibility of Filming Real-Life Mountain Saga

    6:01 am PDT 09/02/2015
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    “There’s a difference between pain and injury,” director Baltasar Kormakur said at a press conference ahead of the movie's world premiere. READ MORE

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  9. 'Everest' Director Talks "Losing Your Shit" While Shooting at the Highest Place on Earth

    3:28 am PDT 09/02/2015
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    Baltasar Kormakur hauled his A-list cast and crew up Mount Everest for "authenticity" purposes when making the disaster epic, which opens the Venice Film Festival today. READ MORE

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  10. 'Klezmer': Venice Review

    3:00 pm PDT 09/01/2015
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    The feature debut of Polish playwright-turned-director Piotr Chrzan, set in the summer of 1943, almost plays like the anti-'Ida'. READ MORE

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  11. 'The Memory of Water' ('La memoria del agua'): Venice Review

    9:30 am PDT 09/01/2015
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    Spanish-language stars Elena Anaya and Benjamin Vicuña play a couple in mourning in the latest film from Chilean director Matias Bize ('The Life of Fish'). READ MORE

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  12. Oscars: Sweden Picks 'A Pigeon Sat on a Branch' for Foreign-Language Category

    7:12 am PDT 09/01/2015
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    Roy Andersson's quietly comic feature won the Golden Lion for best film in Venice last year. READ MORE

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  13. Director Atom Egoyan Talks Revenge and Memory In New Film 'Remember'

    11:09 am PDT 08/31/2015
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    The Canadian director's Holocaust revenge story, starring Christopher Plummer, will get world premiere at Venice Film Festival READ MORE

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  14. Venice Film Festival: Martin Scorsese’s 'The Audition' Premiere Canceled

    8:03 am PDT 08/29/2015
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    Due to "technical problems" the big-budget short will not be in Venice. READ MORE

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  15. Venice Film Festival: Jonathan Demme to Receive Visionary Award

    7:15 am PDT 08/28/2015
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    The ‘Ricki and the Flash’ director is also President of the Horizons Jury at the 72nd edition of the festival. READ MORE

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  16. Venice Film Festival: Director Arturo Ripstein to Be Honored

    10:33 am PDT 08/26/2015
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    The 50-year film veteran will be honored at the screening of his latest film ‘Bleak Street.’ READ MORE

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  17. Netflix Storms Venice Film Fest Amid Anti-Theater Concerns

    8:00 am PDT 08/24/2015
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    Months after the streamer was criticized for destroying Europe's cherished theater culture, the digital giant is invading the oldest film festival to premiere its first original film, Cary Fukunaga's 'Beasts of No Nation.' READ MORE

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  18. Russia to Launch Co-Production Grant at Venice Film Fest

    12:42 pm PDT 08/19/2015
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    Eight projects involving Russia as a co-production partner have been selected to compete. READ MORE

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