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Official ceremonyth edition has just started, and after one of the best festival lineups in years, anyone can bet who will win Best Film with this year’s Golden Lion.
Venice Immersive Series, Recognizing Excellence in VR Filmmaking, Top and Best Experience Award for Those Who Can’t Leave from Chen Ge. The immersive Jury Prize went to Brazilian director Pedro Harres for the Eggscape from the main square by Heller, Germany.
Best Restoration Film Award goes to 1949 Japanese Crime Classics Brand Kill from Suzuki Kiyomi.
Director KD Davidson’s “Shards of Paradise” won the Venice Documentary Award for Best Cinematography. The film follows Jonas Mekas, the internationally acclaimed “Godfather” of avant-garde cinema, from his arrival in New York City as a displaced person to him at 2022 Died .
Four films were shortlisted this year – Noah Baumbach’s White Noise , Alejandro G. Iñárritu Bardo , Andrew Dominik’s Blonde and Romain Gavras The Athena — Netflix Looking for , when Alfonso Cuaron Roma won Venice, kicking off an extraordinary awards campaign that ended three Oscars for the Mexican drama. Jane Campion also heralded her best director win in Venice last year for another Netflix film, “Dog Power.” Oscar campaign, Campion won Best Director.
Judges will be keeping a close eye on Venice’s Actors category. Cate Blanchett , at Todd Outstanding performance among Field’s classical conductors Tal and Ana de Armas , who became Marilyn Monroe as blonde , considered the frontrunner for Best Actress. A win tonight could launch their Oscar campaign.
In the Best Actor competition, Brandon Fraser Acclaimed comeback, as Darren Aronofsky’s melodrama Whale , which received the most attention. However, the Canadian star has some serious competition with the likes of Timothée Chalamet, who is in Lou Ka Guadagnino Bones and All , and Hugh Jackman, who was in as a father of a troubled teen in Florian Zeller’s son .
Julianne Moore chaired a seven-member jury 1235204758 Venice winners, including the Golden Lion.