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71st Venice International Film Festival

Director: Alberto Barbera

27th August > 6th September 2014

The 71st Venice International Film Festival, organized by La Biennale di Venezia, will run on Venice Lido from 27th August to 6th September 2014, directed by Alberto Barbera.

The aim of the Festival is to raise awareness and promote the various aspects of international cinema in all its forms: as art, entertainment and as an industry, in a spirit of freedom and dialogue. The Festival also organizes retrospectives and tributes to major figures as a contribution towards a better understanding of the history of cinema.

71st Venice International Film Festival
- Foreword by President Paolo Baratta
- Introduction by Director Alberto Barbera
- Statistics
- Countries represented
- Golden Lions for Lifetime Achievement 2014: Thelma Schoonmaker and Frederick Wiseman
- Juries and Awards
- Venice Film Market
- Biennale College Cinema
- Calendar of events, presentations and talks
- "Lido in Mostra" project
- A practical guide to press services
- “Biennale Cinema 2014”: the official app