2016 Venice Film Festival

Reese Witherspoon, Alexandra Daddario and Emilia Schuele
Margaret GardinerAugust 28, 2017

Body text: As summer winds down, fashion is taking a breath. The Venice Film Festival is about to start followed shortly by the HFPA/InStyle Party...

Director ANdrei Konchalovsky and a scene from Paradise
Nellee HolmesSeptember 26, 2016

Andrei Konchalovsky's РАЙ (Paradise) - winner of Venice’s Silver Lion for Best Director and Russia’s submission in the foreign language film...

Director Tom Ford in Venice 2016
Elisabeth SeredaSeptember 12, 2016

Venice is over but the jury’s decisions could well have positive reverberations for Hollywood and its award season. Although it remains to be seen...

Ana Maria BahianaSeptember 10, 2016

In a year when Hollywood had a massive presence on the Lido, smaller films from all corners of the world ended being selected by the jury for the...

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alicia Vikander and shoes at Venice Film Festival
Margaret GardinerSeptember 10, 2016

As we’ve been predicting, the stack heel is starting to dominate on the red carpet. The sensual stiletto will never disappear; it’s a classic, but...

Emma Stone, Golden Globe nominee, in Venice 2016
Ana Maria BahianaSeptember 8, 2016

The 73rd Venice Film Festival officially ends on Saturday, September 10, with the presentation of the awards to this year's winners. But we're...

Rocco Siffredi and Rosa Caracciolo
Elisabeth SeredaSeptember 8, 2016

Buon giorno, John Porno. Past the festival midpoint viewers tend to get a little tired of Hollywood hype as well as artistic or pseudo-artistic...

Ana Maria BahianaSeptember 7, 2016

Summer wanes and so does the 73rd edition of the Venice Film Festival. The Lido will soon be back to its calm rhythms, as the movie circus decamps...

Director Pablo Larrain and Natalie Portman, Golden Globe winner, in Venice 2016
Luca CeladaSeptember 7, 2016

Golden Globe nominated director Pablo Larraín confirms that he is one of the brightest young talents in film making with the world premiere of his...

John Landis
Silvia BizioSeptember 7, 2016

Director John Landis came to the Lido with his wife, costume designer and curator Deborah Nadoolman to present the first ever look at the restored...