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Main Visual Sezione Cinema EN (new)



Venice Lido (Palazzo del Cinema, Casinò, Sala Darsena, and PalaBiennale)

Screening Theatres
Palazzo del Cinema: Sala Grande (1,032 seats) and Sala Pasinetti
Sala Darsena (1,300 seats)
PalaBiennale (1,700 posti)
Palazzo del Casinò: Sala Perla (400 seats) and Sala Perla 2, Sala Volpi, Sala Casinò

Industry Meeting Points at the Casinò and at the Excelsior, for professionals only.
Services: Box Office, Infopoint (open 9 am - 11 pm), Bike Sharing, Toilets, Bookshop, Baggage Checkroom, Food and beverage area

How to get to Lido di Venezia
  - By train: after arrival at the railway station of Venezia S.Lucia, catch a vaporetto boat for the Lido (ACTV public transport routes 5.1 / 5.2). Alight at Lido/S. Maria Elisabetta.
  - By car: leave motorway at Venice exit, follow indications for Venezia-Lido, board ACTV traghetto (ferry).
  - By vaporetto (boat): from Piazzale Roma and from the railway station, ACTV routes 1 / 2 / 6 or 5.1 / 5.2.
  - By air: from Marco Polo airport: Alilaguna rossa line (stops at Lido S.Maria Elisabetta)

- Bike sharing: info
- Wi-Fi: info
- Accomodation at ESU for visitors of the 71st Venice Film Festival (budget price rooms):
Haven Hostel Giudecca (former Residenza Junghans), Residenza Universitaria Maria Ausiliatrice, Ostello Santa Fosca, Alloggi Gerotto Calderan, Ca’ Venezia, Hotel Astoria, Generator Venice:
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For further information
Tel. +39 041 5218 711
Fax +39 041 5218 854
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