In Venice will hand over “ Blue lions “
On the Venetian island Lido started 64 - j the Venetian international film festival. This year to the oldest in the world to a film festival based in 1932, 75 years are executed.
Opens festival a film “ Expiation “ (Atonement) the young Englishman Joe Right known on the interpretation “ Pride and a bias “ (2005) with Kiroj Najtli in a leading role. In Right`s new picture too plays Kira Najtli, and together with it - James MakEvoj, Romola Garai and Vanessa Redgrave.
In the competitive program of this year of 22 pictures: “ Game navylet “ (Sleuth) Kenneth Brana with Dzhudom Law and Michael Kejnom, “ For printing “ (Redacted) Bryan De Palmy, “ Night watch “ (Nightwatching) Peter Greenway (the film name Lukyanenko sends not to the novel, and to Rembrandt`s picture), “ Love of Astrei and Seladona “ (Les Amours d ` Astree et Celadon) the French classic Eric Romera, “ It is a free world “ (It ` s a Free World) Ken Loucha, “ Vicious communication “ (Lust, Caution) Whether Enga, “ I there was not present “ (I ` m Not There) Todd Hejnsa with Richard Gere, Kate Blanshett and Dzhuliannoj Moore.
From the Russian pictures Nikita Mikhalkov`s film participates in competition “ 12 “ a remake of a classical tape of Sydney Ljumeta “ Twelve angered men “. In a film Sergey Garmash, Sergey Makovetsky, Michael Efremov, Valentine Gaft and Nikita Mikhalkov are occupied. We will notice that Mikhalkov`s films already became triumphers Venetian biennial - “ the Gold lion “ in 1991 has received a film “ Urga - love territory “.
Also within the limits of festival, but already hors concours, such Russian pictures, as Alexey Balabanov`s film with the speaking name " will be shown; Cargo - 200 “ Alexander Mindadze “ the Separation “. And Leonid Rybakova`s film participates in competition korotkometrazhek “ People from a stone “.
Along with traditional Lions at present festival it will be handed over “ the Blue lion “ - for the best illumination of homosexual subjects.
the Festival will last 10 days, winners will be named in day of closing of festival, on September, 8th.
the Source: RIA Novosti news agency