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TOP VENICE FILM FESTIVAL NEWS

American Anarchist

Gravitas Ventures acquires 'American Anarchist'

14-Sep-2016 | By

The distributor has picked up worldwide rights from UTA Independent Film Group to Charlie Siskel’s documentary following its Venice Film Festival world premiere.

'The Woman Who Left' wins Venice Golden Lion

10-Sep-2016 | By Screen staff

Lav Diaz’s The Woman Who Left from the Philippines won the Golden Lion at the 73rd Venice Film festival on Saturday while Emma Stone claimed the Coppa Volpi best actress prize for La La Land and Oscar Martínez took actor honours for El Ciudadano Ilustre.

VENICE REVIEWS

'White Sun': Busan Review

By Wendy Ide

Dir: Deepak Rauniyar. 2016. Nepal. United States. Qatar. Netherlands. 89 mins

Malaria

'Malaria': Busan Review

By Wendy Ide

Dir: Parviz Shahbazi. 2016. Iran. 90 mins

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VENICE FEATURES

Venice: Parviz Shahbazi portrays Iranian youth, nods to Kiarostami in 'Malaria'

9-Sep-2016 | By Melanie Goodfellow

The Iranian director talks to Screen about capturing contemporary Iranian youth and Tehran in Malaria.

Age Of Shadows

Venice buzz title: Kim Jee-woon talks spy thriller 'The Age Of Shadows'

3-Sep-2016 | By

The Korean film-maker discusses Warner Bros Korea’s first local-language production, and expresses his thoughts on changes in the local industry.

Venice: François Ozon on why 'Frantz' resonates with Brexit, rising European nationalism Video

2-Sep-2016 | By Melanie Goodfellow

French director François Ozon explains how his black and white post-World War One melodrama Frantz has a contemporary resonance in the age of Brexit and rising nationalism across Europe.

Through The Wall

Venice buzz title: Rama Burshtein talks 'Fill The Void' follow-up

1-Sep-2016 | By Melanie Goodfellow

Israeli director Rama Burshtein talks about the religious and secular inspirations behind her new film Through The Wall.

The Blind Christ

Venice buzz title: Christopher Murray on 'The Blind Christ', this year's "big discovery" Video

31-Aug-2016 | By Kaleem Aftab

Described by Alberto Barbera as Pasolini-esque, competition title The Blind Christ is generating heat.

Venice 2016: Film Profiles

26-Aug-2016

Screen profiles the world premieres at the 73rd Venice Film Festival.

In Dubious Battle

Venice 2016: Cinema in the Garden

26-Aug-2016

World premieres playing in the Cinema in the Garden strand at Venice, with details on each title including sales contacts.

Arrival

Venice 2016: Competition

26-Aug-2016

The full line-up of world premieres In Competition at Venice, with details on each title including sales contacts.

Boys in the Trees

Venice 2016: Horizons

26-Aug-2016

The full line-up of world premieres in Venice’s Horizons programme, with details on each title including sales contacts.

A Jamais

Venice 2016: Out of Competition

26-Aug-2016

The full line-up of world premieres Out of Competition at Venice, with details on each title including sales contacts.

THE CIRCUIT

'White Sun': Busan Review

Dir: Deepak Rauniyar. 2016. Nepal. United States. Qatar. Netherlands. 89 mins