78th Venice International Film Festival

The 7th Venice International Film Festival is hosted by La Biennale de Venezia and directed by Alberto Barbara. It will be held in Venice Lido from 1 – 11 September 2021. The festival is officially recognized by FIAPF (International Federation of Film Producers Association).

The purpose of the festival is to raise awareness and promote international cinema as an art, entertainment and art in the spirit of freedom and dialogue. The festival organizes tributes to previous images and key figures as a contribution to better understanding the history of cinema. ”

Venezia 2021 – Competition

Parallel Mothers, directed by Pedro Almodডvar
Mona Lisa and the Blood Moon, Director: Anna Lily Amirpur
Another World, Director: Stephen Bridge
The Power of the Dog, Director: Jane Campion
Latin America, Director: Damiano D’Inosenzo, Fabio D’Inosenzo
Event, Director: Audrey Diwan
Official Contest, Directed by: Gaston Dupret, Mariano Cohen
Il Buco, Director: Michelangelo Frammartino
Sundown, Director: Michelle Franco
The Lost Illusion, Director: Javier Giannoli
The Lost Daughter, Director: Maggie Gillenhall
Spencer, Director: Pablo Lauren
Freaks Out, Director: Gabriel Mainetti
Here I am smiling, say: Mario Marton
On the job: The Missing 8, director: Eric Matty
Leave a mark, Director: Jan P Matuszynski
Captain Volkonogov escapes, director: Natasha Merkulova, Alexei Chupov
The Card Counter, Director: Paul Schrader
The Hand of God, Director: Paolo Sorrentino
The Box, directed by Lorenzo Vegas
Reflection, Director: Valentin Vasanovich

Out of competition – fiction

The Hidden Child, Director: Roberto Ando
Human Things, Director: Evan Atal
Ariapharma, Director: Leonardo Di Costanzo
Halloween Kills, Director: David Gordon Green
Catholic School, Director: Stefano Mordini
Old Henry, Director: Potsy Ponsiroli
The Last Duel, Director: Ridley Scott
Dunn, Director: Denis Villeneuve
Last Night in Soho, Director: Edgar Wright

Out of competition – non-fiction

Life of Crime 1984-2020, Director: John Alpert
Trench, Director: Office Wolf
Journey into Twilight, say: Augusto Contento
Republic of Silence, directed by Diana L. Jairudi
Hallelujah: Leonard Cohen, A Journey, A Song, Director: Daniel Geller, Diana Goldfine
Deandré # Deandré Storio Di Un Impiegato, dir: Roberta Lena
Django and Django, directed by Luca Rhea
Sit easy. The Things That Remain, Director: Giorgio Verdale

Special screening

7 Days in Bergamo, Director: Simona Ventura
La Biennale Di Venezia: Cinema At the Time of Covid, Director: Andrea Segre

Out of competition – series

A Wedding Scene (Episode 1-5), Director: Hagai Levy

Horizons Extra

Land Of Dreams, dirs: Shirin Neshat, Shoja Azari
Costa Brava, directed by Maunia Akal
Mama I Am Home, directed by Vladimir Bitokov
My Night, Director: Antoinette Bolat
The girl flew away, say: Wilma Labette
7 Prisoners directed by Alexandre Moratto
Blind man who didn’t want to see Titanic, director: Timu Nikki
The Image Machine Alfredo C., Director: Roland Sezco


Promise, Director: Thomas Croithoff
Atlantide, Director: Yuri Ankarani
Miracle, Director: Bogdan George Appetri
Pilgrim, Director: Lorinas Baresa
Il Paradiso Del Pavone, dir: Laura Bispuri
The Falls, Director: Chung Mong-hong
Hole Hole, Director: Joaquin del Paso
Amira, Director: Mohammad Diab
A Plein Temps, Director: Eric Gravel
107th, Director: Peter Cerex
Vera Dreams of the Sea, Director: Kaltrina Krasniki
White Building, dir: Kavich Neang
Anatomy of Time, Director: Jakrawal Nilthamrang
El Otro Tom, Director: Rodrigo Pla, Laura Santulo
The Great Movement directed by Kiro Russo
Once Upon a Time in Kolkata, Director: Aditya Vikram Sengupta
Rhino, Director: Oleg Sentsov
True Thing, Director: Harry O’Leary
Inu-oh, Director: Yuasa Masaki

Binal College – Movies

To the east
Our happiest day
The Little St.
My father, the devil
La pull

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