On Wednesday, August 29, the long-awaited opening of the 75th Venice Film Festival-2018 was held on the island of Lido. In sunny Italy came the Hollywood stars, which already had time to light up on the red carpet of the grandiose event.
Actors, directors, models walked in stylish outfits, striking with elegance and refinement of images. Among the first were Emma Stone, Ryan Gosling, Naomi Watts, Claire Foy, Isabelle Goulart, Georgina Rodriguez and many others.
The Venice Festival will last from August 29 to September 8, more than 20 films will compete for the main prize of the Golden Lion. The jury of the Venetian festival this year is headed by the Mexican director Guillermo del Toro. The jury will review the films and determine the winners. The program of the event can be viewed on the link.
Note that, outside the competition at the Venice Festival-2018 will be shown a new film by Ukrainian film director Sergei Loznitsa “The Process.”
Recall, the Venice International Film Festival is considered the oldest of all famous film events. The event was first held in 1932 on the initiative of the Biennale by Antonio Mairani.
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