The 77e Venice Film Festival will not be like any other but it does not give up being the first international festival to maintain its physical edition. At a time when the Covid continues to be rife in certain regions of the world (United States, Brazil), where the epidemic is returning to Europe, where controls are increasing (quarantine, tests) and the closure of borders is once again becoming a hypothesis, the event remains scheduled from September 2 to 12, according to a strict health protocol.
Its director Alberto Barbera therefore announced on Tuesday the selection of films in the running for the Golden Lion, recalling that he had to reduce the sails. A selection which is unlike any other either. There is an exceptional number of Italian feature films there. Outraged Laces, opening film out of competition by Daniele Luchetti, with Alba Rohrwacher, the competition presents four: The Malacuso Sisters of the Palermo Emma Dante, renowned for her theatrical productions; Our Father, by Claudio Noce,