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Which films are in the running for the 2023 Venice Film Festival?

Sofia Coppola, Emerald Fennell, Yorgos Lanthimos, Pablo Larrain, Michel Franco and Bradley Cooper could all be on the Lido. 

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Damien Chazelle, Alice Diop, Jonas Carpignano to chair Venice 2023 juries

‘La La Land’ director Chazelle will chair the Competition jury.


‘Vera’: Review

Italian socialite Vera Gemma plays a version of herself in Tizza Covi and Rainer Frimmel’s hybrid docudrama


‘Dirty Difficult Dangerous’: Hamburg Review

Two refugees find love against the odds in modern Beirut

Trenque Lauquen

​‘Trenque Lauquen’: San Sebastian Review

Laura Citarella’s two linked features search for a missing woman in the pampa who might not want to be found

KAPAG WALA NANG MGA ALON (WHEN THE WAVES ARE GONE) - John Lloyd Cruz and Shamaine Centenera Buencamino

‘When The Waves Are Gone’: Venice Review

Filipino director Lav Diaz takes direct aim at the Duterte regime with this tale of crime and corruption

The Hanging Sun

‘The Hanging Sun’: Venice Review

UK/Italian Jo Nesbo adaptation from Sky closes out the 79th Venice Film Festival with a thud