Director Robert Rodriguezand Salma Hayek will present a family screening of Dimension Films' Spy Kids3-D: Game Over at the Venice FilmFestival on Aug 28 that Miramax has offered to mark the event's 60thanniversary.
Rodriguez and Hayek arealready scheduled to be in Venice for the world premiere of Once Upon A TimeIn Mexico.
Miramax Films co-chairmenBob and Harvey Weinstein said the gift screening at the 1,700-seater Pala BNLTheatre was the first of its kind.
"Now that we all have kids,we have made a commitment to bring family films to the festival community,"said the Weinsteins.
"We hope that this will bethe start of a new tradition in Venice and at other major festivals."
Co-star Sylvester Stallonewill also be on hand in Venice to support the international launch of the thirdinstallment in the hit Spy Kidsfranchise.
Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over has grossed $102.3m at the domestic box office and isthe fifth Dimension release to reach the $100m mark in North America, followingScream ($103m), Scream 2 ($101m), Scary Movie ($157m) and Spy Kids ($112m).
Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over will open in Italy in early 2004.