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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. Venice Film Festival: Brian De Palma to Receive Career Achievement Award

    4:30 am PDT 08/13/2015
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    The director, winner of Venice's Silver Lion for 'Redacted,' will receive the prestigious Glory to the Filmmaker Award. READ MORE

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  5. Venice Film Festival: Lost Orson Welles Film to Get Pre-Opening Showcase

    5:37 am PDT 08/07/2015
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    The director's full-length, Italian version of 'Othello' will also screen. READ MORE

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  6. Venice Festival: Dakota Johnson, Matthias Schoenaerts to Pull Double Duty

    4:38 am PDT 07/29/2015
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    British actress Stacy Martin and Italy's Alba Rohrwacher also appear in two movies set to screen as part of the 72nd edition of the world's oldest major film festival. READ MORE

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  7. Venice Film Festival Unveils Star-Studded Lineup for 72nd Edition

    2:15 am PDT 07/29/2015
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    Kristen Stewart, Michael Keaton, Eddie Redmayne, Tilda Swinton, Ralph Fiennes and Dakota Johnson are among the stars in movies coming to the world’s oldest major film festival. READ MORE

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  8. Venice Film Festival: Elizabeth Banks, Diane Kruger Join Main Jury

    4:10 am PDT 07/27/2015
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    The actresses join the 72nd edition’s jury, led by Academy Award winner Alfonso Cuaron. READ MORE

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  9. Venice Days Unveils Diverse Lineup

    4:00 am PDT 07/24/2015
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    Alice Rohrwacher and Agnes Varda are among this year's directors at the independent event during the Venice Film Festival. READ MORE

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  10. Venice Film Festival: Jonathan Demme Named President of Horizons Jury

    4:06 am PDT 07/22/2015
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    'Hungry Hearts' director Saverio Costanzo will serve as president of the debut film jury. READ MORE

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  11. 'Stop': Karlovy Vary Review

    4:58 pm PDT 07/08/2015
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    Veteran Korean shock merchant Kim Ki-duk shows his more restrained side in this Japanese drama set in the aftermath of the Fukushima nuclear plant disaster. READ MORE

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  12. All-Star Disaster Epic 'Everest' to Open Venice Film Festival

    3:42 am PDT 07/08/2015
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    The film is directed by Baltasar Kormakur. READ MORE

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  13. Venice: 2015 Film Festival Poster Unveiled

    6:32 am PDT 07/06/2015
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    Nastassja Kinski and Jean-Pierre Leaud grace the display. READ MORE

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  14. Alfonso Cuaron Named Venice Film Festival Jury President

    3:58 am PDT 05/11/2015
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    The Oscar-winning director will lead the jury at the 72nd Venice Film Festival. READ MORE

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  15. Hot Docs: Italy, Canada Launch Documentary Co-Production Fund

    3:30 pm PDT 04/28/2015
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    Gianfranco Rosi's 'Sacro GRA' winning the 2013 Golden Lion in Venice has spurred a film development pact between Canada and Italy, which was unveiled at Hot Docs in Toronto. READ MORE

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  16. Bertrand Tavernier to Get Lifetime Achievement Honor at Venice Film Festival

    4:24 am PDT 03/10/2015
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    The French auteur will be honored at the 72nd edition of the festival. READ MORE

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  17. Russian Director Andrei Konchalovsky Plans to Launch No-Budget Film Studio

    10:27 am PST 03/04/2015
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    He believes the studio will provide opportunities for young directors with ideas. READ MORE

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  18. Is Venice Film Fest the New Oscars Lucky Charm?

    10:58 am PST 02/23/2015
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    With 10 nominations this year and 15 last year, Venice has proven itself as a key awards season launchpad. READ MORE

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