The winners of the 2021 Venice Film Festival have been announced; The golden lion reached the French
A few hours ago, the winners of the Venice 2021 Film Festival were announced and the golden lion went to the film "Happening" directed by Andrei Diwan.The 78th Venice Film Festival has come to an end and the jury, chaired by renowned Korean filmmaker Bong Joon-ho, has selected the French film Etefaq as the best film of the year, and the Italian Pao Sorrentino for the film. The Hand Of God took home the Grand Jury Prize.
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In recent years, there have always been protests against the distribution of film awards at top-level events and the neglect of female artists. But that has changed, with Chloe Zhao winning the Golden Lion last year for "Nomadland," and this year another female filmmaker, Andrei Diwan, won the award. A few months ago, French filmmaker Julia Ducorno also won the Palme d'Or at the Cannes Film Festival in competition with famous male directors such as Leos Carax, Wes Anderson and Asghar Farhadi. The 78th Venice Film Festival went to Jane Campion, a New Zealand screenwriter, director and producer, and the Best Actor and Best Actress awards went to On The Job: The Missing 8, respectively. "Parallel Mothers" starred John Hercules and Penelope Cruz. li> Silver Lion (Best Director): Jane Campion for "The Power of the Dog"
Venice Film Festival 2021 was held from 10 to 20 September (September 1 to 11) and in addition to interesting films Competing for the Golden Lion, the out-of-competition section also featured important films such as Danny Villeneuve's The Diamond and Ridley Scott's The Last Duel.