OPENERBurn After Reading (Joel Coen, Ethan Coen) INTL. COMPETITIONThe Wrestler (Darren Aronofsky)The Burning Plain (Guillermo Arriaga)Il papa di Giovanni (Pupi Avati)Birdwatchers (Marco Bechis)The…
Venice Film Festival
Rising Russian star Kseniya Rappoport will host the opening and closing ceremonies of the 65th Venice Film Festival, which kicks off Aug. 27 with Joel and Ethan Coen's spy comedy ``Burn After…
"Babel" scribe Guillermo Arriaga's U.S.-set directorial debut, "The Burning Plain," will world preem in competition at the 65th Venice Film Festival with stars Charlize Theron and Kim Basinger…
The Venice Lido's Hotel Des Bains, a favorite of many Venice Film Festival attendees, is back in biz six weeks after a fire ripped through its central section.
The notoriously narrow time gap between the Rome and Venice film festivals is getting tighter. Rome is abandoning its customary mid-October start in favor of a Oct. 2 kickoff for its 2008 edition, in…
Marco Mueller will be re-appointed artistic director of the Venice Film Festival for four additional years thanks to a move by Italian culture minister Francesco Rutelli, which will give the Lido…
The Venice Film Festival is forging ties with China's Golden Rooster and Full Blossom Film Festival, which combines a fest with China's main film awards.
Ang Lee's slow-burning erotic espionage drama "Lust, Caution" was the surprise Golden Lion winner at the 64th Venice Film Festival, where the Chinese-language period piece split critics.
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