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Venice 2017

Team Hurricane: A punk-chick flick

Team Hurricane: A punk-chick flick

VENICE 2017: Annika Berg’s debut film mixes documentary material with highly stylised fiction to give a snapshot of the lives of eight teenage girls  

12/09/2017 | Venice 2017 | International Critics’ Week

Beautiful Things: Is there more than meets the eye?

Beautiful Things: Is there more than meets the eye?

VENICE 2017: Giorgio Ferrero and Federico Biasin take a visually and aurally arresting look at the manufacturing process of the goods we find at home  

12/09/2017 | Venice 2017 | Biennale College Cinema

The Golden Lion goes to Guillermo del Toro’s The Shape of Water

The Golden Lion goes to Guillermo del Toro’s The Shape of Water

VENICE 2017: The Silver Lion went to Israel’s Foxtrot, France’s Xavier Legrand secured a double win with Custody, and Nico, 1988 by Susanna Nicchiarelli triumphed in Orizzonti  

09/09/2017 | Venice 2017 | Awards

Review: Candelaria

Review: Candelaria

VENICE 2017: The winner of the GdA Director’s Award, Colombian director Jhonny Hendrix Hinestroza’s film is a treasure trove of emotions and humanity, co-produced with Germany and Norway, among others  

09/09/2017 | Venice 2017 | Giornate degli Autori

Ex Libris wins Venice's FIPRESCI Award

Ex Libris wins Venice's FIPRESCI Award

VENICE 2017: The Audience Award for Best Film in the International Critics' Week has been given to Hunting Season by Natalia Garagiola  

09/09/2017 | Venice 2017 | Awards

Custody: Sleepovers with the enemy

Custody: Sleepovers with the enemy

VENICE 2017: Xavier Legrand, nominated for an Academy Award for his short Just Before Losing Everything, impresses at Venice with his first feature, presented in the main competition  

09/09/2017 | Venice 2017 | Competition

Candelaria comes out on top in the Giornate degli Autori

Candelaria comes out on top in the Giornate degli Autori

VENICE 2017: The jury chaired by director Samira Makhmalbaf has crowned Jhonny Hendrix Hinestroza’s film; the Audience Award went to Longing and the Europa Cinemas Label to M  

09/09/2017 | Venice 2017 | Giornate degli Autori/Awards

Life Guidance: A man breaks free from the clutches of idyllic capitalism

Life Guidance: A man breaks free from the clutches of idyllic capitalism

VENICE 2017: Austrian Ruth Mader's film is a sterile and disturbing futuristic thriller in which a private agency is tasked with rewiring those who rebel against the system  

09/09/2017 | Venice 2017 | Giornate degli Autori

Krieg: The consequences of war

Krieg: The consequences of war

VENICE 2017: Rick Ostermann returns to Venice with a drama set on a mountain where a man hides himself after a loss  

08/09/2017 | Venice 2017 | Orizzonti

Ugly Nasty People: A politically incorrect black comedy

Ugly Nasty People: A politically incorrect black comedy

VENICE 2017: The debut feature film by Cosimo Gomez shows a gang of disabled people who, after robbing a bank, want to kill each other  

08/09/2017 | Venice 2017 | Orizzonti