Venezia 81 Unveils Star-Studded Jury Including Isabelle Huppert and Zhang Ziyi for 2024 Venice Film Festival

Venice, Italy – The anticipation mounts as the Venice International Film Festival gears up for its 81st edition, slated to run from August 28 through September 7, 2024. An assembly of distinguished cinema personalities shall form the International Jury for the Venezia 81 Competition, as announced by festival director Alberto Barbera. This prestigious panel, chaired by celebrated French actress Isabelle Huppert, will be responsible for dispensing the revered Golden Lion for Best Film among other awards. Under Barbara’s guidance, the festival continues to uphold its esteemed reputation by attracting a spectrum of global talent to … Read more

Star-Studded Jury Announced for the 81st Venice International Film Festival Gold Lion Competition

VENICE, Italy — The prestigious Venice International Film Festival, scheduled for August 28 to September 7, has finalized its International Jury for the eagerly awaited Venezia 81 competition. The panel comprises a diverse group of nine cinema luminaries from around the globe, tasked with selecting the best film for the coveted Golden Lion award among various other accolades. Leading the jury this year as president is renowned French actress Isabelle Huppert, whose illustrious career includes accolades such as two Best Actress awards at Venice Film Festival and a Special Golden Lion for Lifetime Achievement. Joining … Read more

Star-Studded Jury Led by Isabelle Huppert Set to Shine at the 81st Venice Film Festival

Venice, Italy – This year’s Venice Film Festival is set to captivate audiences with a star-studded international jury, expertly curated by French actress and appointed president Isabelle Huppert. Well-known for its prestigious awards and glamorous presentations, the festival promises another year of cinematic excellence from August 28 to September 7. The jury boasts an impressive lineup of directors who will navigate the delicate task of awarding the film industry’s coveted prizes. Among them are James Gray, known for “Ad Astra”, Andrew Haigh with his recent success “All of Us Strangers”, and Agnieszka Holland of “Green … Read more

Karlovy Vary Film Festival Shines as ‘A Sudden Glimpse into Deeper Things’ Snags Top Prize Amidst Star-Studded Celebrations

Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic — Nestled between the glamor of Cannes and the historical allure of Venice in the international film festival circuit, the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival stands out as a significant platform for cinematic achievements, particularly for offerings that may have slipped through the cracks of Cannes. This year, the 58th edition of the festival, held from June 28 to July 6, presented an impressive selection of 130 films, drawing crowds that totaled approximately 140,000 ticket holders. Under the leadership of Jiří Bartoška, the festival president, alongside artistic director Karel Och and … Read more