For Your Radar This Fall

La Biennale’s 78th Venice International Film Festival — Venice VR Expanded 2021 This year’s Venice VR Expanded’s 2021 program checks all the boxes—from Big Talent to Big Tech, the Festival will feature class acts like Tilda Swinton to cutting edge…

The Women in Cinema Awards Ceremony in during the 78th edition of the Venice Film Festival

Women are once again the protagonists at the Lido of Venice during the 78th edition of the Venice Film Festival. The awards ceremony for the Women in Cinema Award will be held on 7 September at the Entertainment Organization at…

Roberto Benigni Golden Lion for Lifetime Achievement

The honour to the director, actor, and screenwriter will be awarded on 1 September during the opening night of the 78th Venice Film Festival. GOLDEN LION FOR LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT The Golden Lion for Lifetime Achievement of the 78th Venice International Film Festival (September 1–11,…

SERENA ROSSI TO HOST THE OPENING AND CLOSING NIGHTS OF VENEZIA 78

The 78th Venice International Film Festival opens on September 1st and will come to an end on September 11th. THE OPENING AND CLOSING NIGHTS OF VENEZIA 78 Actress Serena Rossi will host the opening and closing nights of the 78th Venice International Film Festival within La…

International Panel on Afghanistan and the Situation of Afghan Filmmakers and Artists

The panel will take place on Saturday 4 September, 3 pm, at the Palazzo del Casinò. Participants include Afghan filmmaker Sahraa Karimi. The 78th Venice International Film Festival of La Biennale di Venezia announces a panel discussion about the crisis now underway in Afghanistan with special attention…

European Premiere of Joel Coen’s the Tragedy of Macbeth to Close the 65th BFI London Film Festival

The 65th BFI London Film Festival in partnership with American Express is delighted to announce that this year’s Closing Night Gala will be THE TRAGEDY OF MACBETH written and directed by acclaimed filmmaker Joel Coen, and from Apple Original Films and A24.  The…

Sharon Stone to receive Golden Icon Award

The 17th Zurich Film Festival honors the US actress with its highest accolade. Sharon Stone will be in Zurich to accept the award in person on Saturday, September 25. The award ceremony will be followed by a screening of Martin…

Tuesday 31 August, Double Preopening Event of the 78th Venice Film Festival

Screening in the Sala Darsena, a diary in film by Andrea Segre (6:30 pm) and Per grazia ricevuta (1971) by Nino Manfredi (9 pm). PREOPENING EVENT OF THE 78TH VENICE FILM FESTIVAL An exceptional double programme is slated for the Preopening night at the 78th Venice…

Glimpse by Benjamin Cleary & Michael O’connor Enters the Venice Vr Expanded

This VR work, featuring the voices of Taron Egerton and Lucy Boynton, enters the Competition line-up. GLIMPSE Glimpse (UK, France, Ireland; 22’), from Irish filmmakers Benjamin Cleary (Academy Award-winning director of the short film Stutterer, 2015) and Michael O’Connor, the story of a panda voiced…

The Web Theatre at the 78th Venice Film Festival

22 feature films and 14 shorts from the Out of Competition, Orizzonti, Orizzonti Extra and Biennale College Cinema sections will be available online. The line-up includes the films by Leonardo Di Costanzo and Wilma Labate. THE SALA WEB THEATRE A…