Venice Features

  • Black Souls
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    Francesco Munzi, Black Souls

    2014-08-29T10:40:00Z

    Francesco Munzi talks about the extensive research behind his Venice competition tilte Black Souls, about the Calabrian mafia.

  • Manglehorn
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    Venice 2014: Competition, Orizzonti, Critics' Week, Venice Days titles

    2014-08-27T15:32:00Z

    The Competition line-up for this year’s Venice Film Festival marks the return of mavericks such as Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu and Fatih Akin, with a wealth of talent represented in the Orizzonti, Critics’ Week and Venice Days sections

  • La Vita Oscena
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    Venice Sala Web: The virtual festival

    2014-08-27T15:03:00Z

    Festival Scope founders Mathilde Henrot and Alessandro Raja tell Wendy Mitchell about the third edition of Venice VoD platform Sala Web

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    Third Films: Samm Haillay and Ben Young

    2014-08-27T14:44:00Z

    Samm Haillay and Ben Young tell Wendy Mitchell about Third Films’ unusual approach to characters and production, and the outfit’s two films in Venice

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    Awards 2014: The prize fighters

    2014-08-27T14:33:00Z

    As Venice, Telluride and Toronto introduce a slew of prestige titles, Jeremy Kay examines the season’s possible awards contenders

  • Barbera_Alberto
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    Barbera talks Venice line-up

    2014-07-25T09:37:00Z

    Venice Film Festival artistic director Alberto Barbera discusses the strong French and Italian presence in this year’s line-up, how festivals should be places of research and discovery and the ones that got away.

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    Beijing-ECI reception in Venice

    2013-09-02T12:28:00Z

    In Venice, the Beijing International Film Festival and its partner ECI held a party on Aug 31 on the terrace fo the Danieli Hotel.

  • Terry Gilliam The Zero Theorem
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    Terry Gilliam, The Zero Theroem

    2013-09-02T10:23:00Z

    As his latest film receives its world premiere at Venice, the director talks about getting movies made, film vs digital and what he thinks about a 12 Monkeys TV series.

  • Kelly Reichardt
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    Kelly Reichardt, Night Moves

    2013-09-01T17:01:00Z

    The New York-based director talks about her character driven thriller Night Moves.

  • Gabrielle Tana
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    Gabrielle Tana

    2013-08-31T14:38:00Z

    The producer of Philomena and The Invisible Woman talks about working with Stephen Frears and Ralph Fiennes.