From 2 to 12 September the enchanting city of Venice will host one of the most prestigious events of the film world: La Mostra, Venice Film festival. This year already takes place the 66? Edition of the festival which is framed within the events known as the Venice Bienale. There are many new features that await you this year. The new President of the jury, the well-known director Ang Lee who won two golden Lions for his desire and danger and Brokeback Mountain movies has already chosen. The Taiwanese director also enjoys the support of other important personalities from the film industry, as Sandrine Bonnaire, Liliana Cavani, Joe Dante, Anurag Kashyap and Luciano Ligabue, forming part of the jury. This year fight 23 spectacular films for the expected Leon de Oro which rewards the best film. Also will be awarded different prizes in various categories, such as the Leon de Plata for the best director, Volpi cups for best actor and actress, as well as the special prize of the jury, etc..
It is of a film festival unprecedented that submit you international but also national productions. In this way, you will meet in the new category Controcampo Italiano audiovisual creations of fiction and non-fiction of Italian cinema. This year they expect countless impressive movies. In this way, you will enjoy Guisueppe Tornatore’s Baaria, single Man Tom Ford, Captialis: to love store of the famous Michael Moore or the film sci-fi Chengdo, wu ai or the director Fruit Chan. You can also see films which do not participate in the contest, but are not less important, as South of the Border by Oliver Stone or the chilling tape REC 2 Jaume Balagueroo and Paco Plaza.
Another novelty of the 2009 Edition will be the prize for the best 3D movie. This type of film enjoys increasingly prestigious and nowadays is an indispensable part in the film industry. Some examples of 3D productions they will compete in the new category are: Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs, Up, an adventure of height and Monsters vs. Aliens. If we talked about 3D cinema we can not forget of animated cinema. This genre of cinema also has its site deserved at the Venice festival. The Leon de Oro to the race will be awarded to John Lasseter, the director and producer of Toy Story and Toy Story 2. Silvester Stallone is also right to attend this festival since it will reward him for his original work that has marked the film in recent years. The important Festival of Venice is also affected by the great financial crisis. The Italian President has cut drastically subsidies for film and entertainment, that the world of cinema does not accept obviously. In this way, the festival is the best place to demonstrate and mounted protests against the unjustified cuts. If you’re a true fan of the film, don’t miss this live show! Rent the best apartments in Venice and enjoy a comfortable and cheap accommodation. Indulge yourself in the fascinating world of international film.