Update for the latest…: The 76th Venice Film Festival comes to an end tonight with the winners about to be announced from inside the Great Hall in the Lido. It has been another year full of strong movies hungry for attention in the awards season, as well as a good deal of controversy. And, anyone can guess how Lucrecia Martel's jury will move.
Among the most disputed titles, even before the festival began, is Roman Polanski An officer and a spy which, however, dominated with Italian critics in an annual survey. Any victory tonight certainly seems to bridge the gap between the US outlook and the euro in the #MeToo era.
In general, and for Hollywood, one of the most important moments of the last 10 days was the world premiere of Warner Bros & # 39; Joker with a fascinating twist of the star Joaquin Phoenix. Titles like Noah Baumbach's are also highly praised. Marriage history. The Netflix image is a heartbreaking and dazzling look at divorce with strong main performances by Adam Driver and Scarlett Johansson. In other places, Italy Martin Eden It was also well received.
While there is nothing certain until the winners are named, Lido scuttlebutt has said the jury can make a statement with their Golden Lion award.
We'll know more in a short time, so stay tuned and check back the winners, as they are updated below.
Best documentary about cinema
Babenco; dir: Barbara Paz
Ecstasy; Gustav Machaty