The Venice International Film Festival, organized by La Biennale di Venezia, will run at Venice Lido End August till first week of september.
The aim of the Festival is to raise awareness and promote all the various aspects of international cinema in all its forms: as art, entertainment and as an industry, in a spirit of freedom and tolerance. The Festival includes retrospectives and homages to major figures as a contribution towards raising awareness of the history of cinema.
Marco Müller will direct the edition. He has been heading the Venice Biennale’s Cinema section since 2004.
The official line-up of the Venice Film Festival will be announced during the official press conference to take place in Rome, in July.