Dune by Denis Villeneuve to Have World Premiere at the 78th Venice International Film Festival

The film screens Out of Competition on Friday 3 September 2021 at the Palazzo del Cinema. LIVE STREAMING of the press conference at 12:45 pm. DUNE BY DENIS VILLENEUVE Dune, directed by Denis Villeneuve (Arrival, Blade Runner 2049), will have its out-of-competition world premiere at the 78th Venice International…

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…

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…

Ennio by Giuseppe Tornatore to Screen Out of Competition at the 78th Venice Film Festival

The documentary is a comprehensive portrait of Ennio Morricone. ENNIO BY GIUSEPPE TORNATORE La Biennale di Venezia is pleased to announce that the line-up of the 78th Venice International Film Festival 2021 will include, Out of Competition, Ennio by Giuseppe Tornatore, a comprehensive portrait of Ennio Morricone, well-known and beloved all…

Selection Complete for the Works of Venice Vr Expanded

This section can be attended in Virtual mode, in Satellite Venues, and at the Palazzo del Casinò on the Lido. VENICE VR EXPANDED The selection is complete for the Virtual Reality works of the 78th Venice International Film Festival (1 – 11 September 2021) of La…

AUDIENCE AWARD – ARMANI BEAUTY For the best film in the new Orizzonti Extra section.

La Biennale di Venezia inaugurates a new prize for the 78th Venice International Film Festival, to be awarded – by the spectators – to the best film of the new Orizzonti Extra section. It does so with the support of the Festival’s main sponsor, Armani beauty. The new Audience Award – Armani beauty will be assigned through…