Venice International Film Festival News

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Venice First Look: New Poster And Image For Lars von Trier's 'Nymphomaniac Vol II — Director's Cut'

fb.indiewire.com – How much more can you take? With the theatrical version of Lars von Trier's two part epic "Nymphomaniac" already sprawling over four hours, there's still his director's cut to contend with. The first volume of his uncensored vision debuted earlier this year at the Berlin Film Festival (our review), and now volume two heads to Venice and a new image and hilarious poster have arrived.

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Inarritu’s ‘Birdman,’ starring Michael Keaton, will open Venice Film Fest

insidemovies.ew.com – Birdman, directed by Alejandro González Iñárritu, will open this year’s Venice Film Festival. The movie stars Michael Keaton as a washed-up actor 2 weeks 1 day ago via brucelee
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Hong Kong Director Ann Hui’s ‘The Golden Era’ To Close Venice Film Festival

variety.com – Prominent and prolific Hong Kong helmer Ann Hui’s “The Golden Era” has been selected as the closer at the Venice Film Festival where Hui will head the jury of the fest’s Horizons section, dedicated to innovation and originality in global filmmaking. Hui (pictured) a veteran who has directed some 30 features spanning different... 5 weeks 2 days ago via donnieyen
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Toronto: Why '12 Years a Slave' Wasn't at Venice

feedproxy.google.com – Director Steve McQueen argues the film is "an American story," but Venice chief Alberto Barbera was "disappointed not to be able to screen such a powerful film." 45 weeks 5 days ago via jackiechan
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Venice: Ti West Gets Real With 'The Sacrament'; Traditional Western May Follow

deadline.com – Director Ti West is known primarily for his work as a horror helmer, but with Venice and Toronto title The Sacrament – as well as an upcoming project – he’s taking a turn in a different direction. West’s credits include 2009’s The House Of The Devil, 2011’s The Innkeepers and a segment of 2012’s V/H/S. 46 weeks 2 days ago via theothersenhman
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Errol Morris' Rumsfeld doc sells at Venice

screendaily.com – EXCLUSIVE: I Wonder Pictures takes Italian rights to Erros Morris documentary. 46 weeks 3 days ago via brucelee
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Venice: Lindsay Lohan is a No-Show

feedproxy.google.com – The actress was expected to promote her new film "The Canyons." 47 weeks 23 hours ago via brucelee
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Terry Gilliam Previews New Film 'The Zero Theorem,' Debuting in Venice

feedproxy.google.com – Terry GIlliam's "The Zero Theorem" will World Premiere at the Venice International FIlm Festival.TOH! got a glimpse of footage at 2013's Comic-Con, where anew trailer debuted along with the first four scenes--ten minutes. The story, written by Florida academic Pat Rushin (inspired by "Brazil"), revolves around an eccentric bald computer genius (Christoph Waltz) who wanders around naked and wrestles with existential angst. 47 weeks 1 day ago via brucelee
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Venice: William Friedkin Talks 'Sorcerer', Projects & Hollywood's Gambling Problem

deadline.com – William Friedkin has arrived in Venice to receive the Golden Lion for Lifetime Achievement. He’s also here for the world premiere of Warner Bros’ newly restored version of his 1977 film Sorcerer. It’s the one he’d like to be remembered for. It “came the closest to my vision of it; the result is the way I first saw it in my mind’s eye,” he said as part of a wide-ranging and animated chat with journalists ahead of his award ceremony today.

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Venice Review: Alfonso Cuaron's 'Gravity' Starring Sandra Bullock & George Clooney

fb.indiewire.com – Since JFK vowed to put a man on the moon in 1961, space has represented untold possibility. Hope. Optimism. But once we actually got there, we realized what a terrifying place it can be. An endless void, freezing and/or burning, a place without air or life. But most terrifyingly of all, if you die in space, you die alone: 47 weeks 3 days ago via jetli
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