The competition’s sizable prize, The Golden Lion, became awarded to the upcoming Batman villain prequel film starring Joaquin Phoenix, main many to surprise what which potential for the upcoming awards season as historically movies that rob The Golden Lion dash on to sweep American awards just like the Oscars and Golden Globes. Most only in the near past, closing year’s winner became Alfonso Cuarón’s Roma which won three Oscars, and the year sooner than that Guillermo del Toro’s The Form of Water won The Golden Lion after which Ideal Narrate at the Oscars. Joker debuted to rave evaluations at Venice earlier.
But most possible the ideally suitable surprise is that the Mountainous Jury Prize became awarded to Polanski for An Officer and a Gaze. Polanski became no longer in attendance to settle for the award, as expected.
Polanski fled the USA reduction in 1978 after pleading responsible to raping a 13-year-ancient lady (a ample jury indicted him in 1977 on six prison charges, together with rape, furnishing a controlled substance to a minor, and sodomy). The director spent bigger than a month in detention heart sooner than fleeing the country, and he has remained a fugitive ever since. He remains to be a controversial figure as closing year, he brushed apart the #MeToo circulation as “mass hysteria” and “total hypocrisy.” He became furthermore expelled from the Academy of Movement Narrate Arts and Sciences.
Compare out the pudgy checklist of winners from the Venice World Movie Festival below:
Golden Lion: Joker
Mountainous Jury Prize: An Officer and a Gaze, Roman Polanski
Silver Lion for Ideal Director: Roy Andersson, About Endlessness
Volpi Cup for Ideal Actress: Ariane Ascaride, Gloria Mundi
Volpi Cup for Ideal Actor: Luca Marinelli, Martin Eden
Ideal Screenplay: No. 7 Cherry Lane
Special Jury Prize: The Mafia Is No Longer What It Extinct to Be
Marcello Mastroianni Award for Young Actor: Toby Wallace, Babyteeth
Horizons Competition (Orizzonti)
Ideal Movie: Atlantis
Ideal Director: Théo Court, White on White
Special Jury Prize: Verdict
Ideal Actress: Marta Nieto, Madre
Ideal Actor: Sami Bouajila, A Son
Ideal Screenplay: Back Home
Ideal Brief Movie: Darling
Lion of the Future
Luigi de Laurentiis Award for Ideal Debut Feature: You Will Die at Twenty, Amjad Abu Alala
Ideal Restored Movie: Ecstasy, Gustav Machatý
Ideal Documentary on Cinema: Babenco – Alguém Tem Que Ouvir O Coração E Dizer: Parou
Virtual Actuality Competition
Ideal Virtual Actuality: Céline Tricart, The Key
Ideal Virtual Actuality Experience: A Linha, Ricardo Laganaro
Ideal Virtual Actuality Chronicle: Daughters of Chibok, Joel Kachi Benson
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