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11 MEDIA-backed films in Mostra line-up

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Eleven films backed by the MEDIA Programme have been selected in the different sections at the 67th Venice Film Festival. Among them are a few Italian films, including Saverio Costanzo’s The Solitude of Prime Numbers, Mario Martone’s We Believed and Carlo Mazzacurati’s The Passion in the Official Selection.

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Official Selection

The Solitude of Prime Numbers [+see also:
trailer
interview: Luca Marinelli
film profile
]
– Saverio Costanzo
I2i Audiovisual, €32,300
Automatic support – reinvestment, €24,626

Black Venus [+see also:
film review
trailer
interview: Abdellatif Kechiche
film profile
]
– Abdellatif Kechiche
I2i Audiovisual, €50,000
Automatic support – reinvestment, €210,000

We Believed [+see also:
film review
trailer
interview: Mario Martone
interview: Mario Martone
film profile
]
– Mario Martone
Development – Single Projects, €40,000

The Passion [+see also:
trailer
film profile
]
– Carlo Mazzacurati
Development – Slate funding, €60,000

Miral [+see also:
trailer
film profile
]
– Julian Schnabel
Automatic support – reinvestment, €481,000

International Critics’ Week

Beyond [+see also:
trailer
film profile
]
– Pernilla August
I2i Audiovisual, €50,000

Hai Paura del Buio [+see also:
trailer
film profile
]
(“You’re Afraid of the Dark”) – Massimo Coppola
Development – Slate Funding, €30,000

Venice Days

Black Ocean [+see also:
trailer
film profile
]
– Marion Hänsel
Development – Single Projects, €60,000
i2i Audiovisual, €17,028

Circus Columbia [+see also:
film review
trailer
interview: Danis Tanovic
film profile
]
– Danis Tanovic
I2i Audiovisual, €50,000

Horizons
The Sword and the Rose [+see also:
trailer
film profile
]
– João Nicolau
Development – Single Projects, €50,000

Malavoglia [+see also:
trailer
film profile
]
(“Unwillingness”) – Pasquale Scimeca Development – Slate Funding, €55,800

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