Posts Tagged ‘Venice Film Festival’

Marta Nieto Wins Horizons Best Actress Prize at the Venice Film Festival

Marta Nieto has expanded her Horizons… The 76th Venice Film Festival has drawn to a close, with the 37-year-old Spanish actress taking home one of the night’s prizes. Nieto was named Best Actress in the Horizons...

Sep 8, 19 • AwardsNo Comments »

Morena Baccarin to Star in the Nourish Thriller “Tropico”

Morena Baccarin is hittin’ the tropics… The 40-year-old Brazilian actress is set to star in director Giada Colagrande’s Tropico, a noirish thriller set in Brazil. Baccarin will star opposite Pedro Pascal and Willem Dafoein the...

Sep 5, 19 • EntertainmentNo Comments »
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Mexico Selects Alfonso Cuarón’s “Roma” for the Best Foreign Language Film Race

Alfonso Cuarón is ready for a foreign fight… Mexico has selected the 56-year-old Mexican filmmaker and Oscar winner’s latest film Roma from Netflix as its official submission for the Academy Award race for Best Foreign Language Film....

Sep 17, 18 • LATINewsNo Comments »
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Alfonso Cuaron’s “Roma” Wins Golden Lion Award at the Venice Film Festival

Alfonso Cuaron is the Lion king… The 56-year-old Mexican filmmaker and Oscar winner’s black-and-white Mexican drama Roma has won the Golden Lion at the 75th Venice Film Festival. It’s the first movie from Netflix to take such an honor...

Sep 9, 18 • AwardsNo Comments »
Bérénice Bejo to Star in Pablo Trapero's Thriller

Bérénice Bejo to Star in Pablo Trapero’s Thriller “La Quietud”

Bérénice Bejo is embracing the tranquilty… The 41-year-old Argentine actress will star in the Argentine thriller La Quietud from Pablo Trapero, who won the 2015 Silver Lion Best Director prize at the Venice Film Festival for El Clan. The film...

Dec 14, 17 • EntertainmentNo Comments »
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Guillermo del Toro’s “The Shape of Water” Wins Top Prize at the Venice Film Festival

Guillermo del Toro has reason to roar… The 52-year-old Mexican filmmaker’s lyrical period fairy tale, The Shape of Water, was awarded the top prize Golden Lion at this year’s Venice Film Festival. del Toro’s fantasy premiered on the Lido...

Sep 10, 17 • AwardsNo Comments »
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Guillermo del Toro’s “The Shape of Water” to Show at the Telluride Film Festival

Guillermo del Toro is heading to Colorado… The 52-year-old Mexican filmmaker is among the directors taking the films to the Telluride Film Festival this year. The festival, which always holds its cards close to the vest until the eve of the annual...

Sep 1, 17 • EntertainmentNo Comments »
Teaser Clip Released for Penelope Cruz & Javier Bardem's Pablo Escobar-Themed Film

Teaser Clip Released for Penelope Cruz & Javier Bardem’s Pablo Escobar-Themed Film “Loving Pablo”

Penelope Cruz and Javier Bardem are sharing the Loving… The 43-year-old Spanish actress and her 48-year-old actor-husband have shared the first clip of their latest film, Loving Pablo. Directed and written by Fernando Leon de Aranoa, the story is...

Aug 31, 17 • EntertainmentNo Comments »

Larrain’s “Jackie” Joins the Film Slate at This Year’s AFI Fest

Pablo Larraín’s latest film will get the AFI Fest treatment… The 40-year-old Chilean director’s latest film Jackie has joined the American Film Institute’s slate of AFI Centerpiece Galas at this year’s AFI Fest. From Fox Searchlight and...

Oct 24, 16 • LATINewsNo Comments »
Martinez Named Best Actor at This Year's Venice Film Festival

Martinez Named Best Actor at This Year’s Venice Film Festival

Oscar Martínez is raising a special cup… The 66-year-old Argentine actor received the Best Actor Volpi Cup at the 73rd Venice Film Festival. Martinez picked up the award for his acclaimed performance in “El ciudadano ilustre.” He’s the...

Sep 11, 16 • AwardsNo Comments »