Don’t worry, the American actors’ strike won’t dim the glamor of the Venice Film Festival. Godmother embodied this year Katerina MurinoThe 45-year-old actress of Sardinian origin, who has made an international career: tonight she will present the inauguration, and on September 9, the closing evening, where the Golden Lion will be presented. Other stars will also arrive from America, such as Adam Driver and Patrick Dempsey, the protagonists of Michael Mann’s Ferrari biopic, who will land on the Lido thanks to a special union exemption. If it wasn’t for Emma Stone, Willem Dafoe, Bradley Cooper, Carey Mulligan, Michael Fassbender, Penélope Cruz, Madds Mikkelsen, Vincent Lyndon, Fanny Ardant, Jessica Chastain and obviously Italian patrol consisting of Pierfrancesco Favino, Toni Servillo, Valerio Mastandrea, Alba Rohrvacher, Luca Barbareschi, Edoardo Leo, Claudia Gerini, Valentina Cervi, Fortunato Cerlino, Francesca Inaudi, Alessandro Gassmann, Sergio and Pietro Castellitto, Benedetta Porcaroli, Michaela Ramazzotti, Sergio. Rubies.
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Despite the strike, the exhibitions, as every year, will be accompanied by parties and celebrations, stretching from the Lido to the historic palaces of Venice. Armani Beauty evening canceled due to absence Cate Blanchett went on strike and on September 2, Giorgio Armani’s fashion show will take place at the Arsenale. The AmFar Charity Gala will take place on the 3rd at Misericordia, in honor of director Ava DuVernay, special guests Rita Ora and Leona Lewis. And this is very much expected. reopening of the Hotel Des Bains after many years of operation: There will be two parties on September 1 and 2, followed by the Next Generation Award for Young Actors on the 5th.
On the same day Wes Anderson will receive the Cartier “Glory to the Filmmaker” award. Instead, 3 Hollywood Reporter will award Andrea Scrosati, General Manager and CEO of the Fremantle Group, with Producer of the Year. But the party is already underway on September 29, the eve of the inauguration: Damien Chazelle, President of the Jury, will receive a tribute at the Danieli Venice Hotel during the “Stars over Venice, a beautiful night” hosted by Variety.
Even on the Italian front, lay appointments are in full swing. On August 30, Excelsior will host the opening evening of Ente dello Spettacolo with the participation of pianist Isabella Thurso. At the same hotel, producers Andrea Gervolino and Monica Bacardi of Ilbe will host the Golden Globes Party on September 31st and the winners of the show will be honored at the Sala degli Stucchi on September 9th. Instead, Sandra Milo and Rita Pavone will be the stars of Diva and Donna’s evening at the Centurion Palace on the 4th, Ciak’s party on the Cartier terrace on the 7th, Vanity Fair will hold the usual party on the 4th at the Palazzina. Grassi, Elle will invite some stars to Excelsior 6. There will be no shortage of Kineo Awards: on the 5th at Palazzo Ca’ Sagredo, producer Tarak Ben Ammar and Chiara Tilesi were announced as the first winners. And on the 6th, Deputy Minister Lucia Borgonzoni will inaugurate in Excelsior. photo exhibition by Gina Lollobrigida and Anna Magnani.
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Awarding has always been a key moment in Venice nightlife. And they are just a hail: from “Pietro Bianchi”, which will be awarded to Sergio Castellitto on September 6, to “Le vie dell’immagine”, which will be dedicated to the Iranian Shirin Neshat on the 5th in Giornata degli Authori. Emotions will cause delivery Andrea Purgatori Shiae Awardthe great journalist who died in July: he will be recalled by Luca Guadagnino, who was even supposed to open the festival with his challenge, and then recall him because the impact would have prevented Zendaya from landing at the Lido.
In a word, the presenters will not be bored. The opposite of the Festival will once again be the traditional “Give us back the money” initiative, organized by Codacons and managed by Gianni Ippoliti: in a dedicated area on the Lido, viewers will be able to leave comments on all films. freedom and in the name of irony, sarcasm, harshness. Every year, hundreds of messages from the participants of the Exhibition and the most witty win. Codacons Cup: in Venice 80 it will be presented on September 9, shortly before Lions, in the presence of director Alberto Barbera.
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