Venice Film Festival

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by Silvia Donati | Tue, 08/27/2019 - 05:55
One of the most prestigious and well-known film festivals around the world, the Venice Film Festival returns this year to the Lido for its 76th edition, from…
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by John Bensalhia | Thu, 08/27/2015 - 05:05
It's the 72nd edition of the Venice Film Festival! John Bensalhia looks ahead to this prestigious event which takes place between 2nd and 12th September 2015…
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by Silvia Donati | Tue, 09/02/2014 - 06:14
The Venice Film Festival is the oldest international film festival in the world, established by Count Giuseppe Volpi in 1932. The festival takes place every…
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by Katia Amore | Sat, 08/30/2014 - 02:00
Italian actress Luisa Ranieri hosted the opening of the 71st Venice International Film Festival this week. On Wednesday, she posed for the paparazzi on the…
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by Silvia Donati | Wed, 08/27/2014 - 02:00
[In the photo: Elio Germano in "Il giovane favoloso", one of the three Italian films competing for the Golden Lion.] The 71st Venice Film Festival begins at…
Culture
by Silvia Donati | Fri, 08/08/2014 - 02:00
The 71st Venice Film Festival, which opens August 27, unveiled the lineup of this year’s edition in Rome last week. Festival director Alberto Barbera said many…
Culture
by John Bensalhia | Sat, 07/26/2014 - 02:30
Miracles, music and movies combine to make August a month to remember in Italy, as John Bensalhia finds out... The last sweltering month of summer brings some…
Travel
by Silvia Donati | Mon, 09/02/2013 - 07:00
Only the lagoon divides it from Venice; yet the Lido is as distant from the noise and confusion of the Venice tourist crowds as it could be. Except for around…
Culture
by Silvia Donati | Wed, 08/28/2013 - 06:50
The 70th annual Mostra Internazionale d’Arte Cinematografica, also known as the Venice International Film Festival, begins today at the Lido. Alfonso Cuaron's…
Culture
by Carol King | Wed, 08/14/2013 - 06:30
Three Italian films will vie for the coveted Golden Lion at the Venice Film Festival. The films by Italian directors include Gianni Amelio’s ‘L’intrepido’ (The…