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Major film festivals to unite for YouTube event

We Are One will feature offerings from Berlin, Cannes, Toronto, Venice and beyond.

Ryan Gosling's Neil Armstrong movie to open Venice Film Festival

 Summer 2018 has so far given us plenty of hot weather and a World Cup which broke the record for most own goals scored in the tournament's history.

Shrunken Matt Damon opens 74th Venice film festival

 Alexander Payne’s “Downsizing”, a satire about shrinking humans to five inches tall as a solution to over-population and global warming, opened the Venice film festival on Wednesday.

Philippine revenge drama wins Venice Film Festival's top prize

 A nearly four-hour long movie about a woman's thirst for revenge and her feelings of forgiveness after 30 years in jail for a crime she did not commit won the Venice Film Festival's top prize on Saturday.

'Jackie' paints mystery of First Lady after assassination

 Film director Pablo Larrain said his portrayal of Jacqueline Kennedy in the aftermath of her husband's assassination is not a biopic but rather a chance to look at an intriguing and painful story from the point of view of the former first lady.

Musical about L.A. dreamers opens 73rd Venice film festival

 Damien Chazelle's "La La Land", a musical comedy-drama about the joys and pains of pursuing one's dreams, opened the Venice film festival on Wednesday, kicking off days of screenings, parties and red carpet glamour.

Star-studded lineup unveiled for 73rd Venice Film Festival

 The Venice Film Festival revealed a star-filled line-up for its 73rd annual edition on Thursday, featuring top Hollywood names and auteur directors in a wide selection of U.S. and international movies.

Oscar winners head to Toronto festival

Oscar-winning actors Eddie Redmayne and Julianne Moore will launch their effort to become double Oscar winners at this year's Toronto Film Festival.

Vietnamese film honoured at Venice Film Festival

The Federation of Film Critics of Europe and the Mediterranean (FEDORA) on September 5 selected an independent film Flapping in The Middle of Nowhere as best film at the 71st Venice Film International Festival.

Madonna to direct film of Rebecca Walker's novel Ade: A Love Story

Madonna is to direct her third film, an adaptation of Rebecca Walker's debut novel Ade: A Love Story.