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Awards of the 78th Venice Film Festival

Sep 13, 2021 11:37:31 AM / by Julie Sacré

Happening (L'évènement) by Audrey Diwan triumphs at Venice and wins the Golden Lion !


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The complete winners list:

Venezia 78

GOLDEN LION for Best Film: L'évènement (Happening) by Audrey Diwan

SILVER LION - Grand Jury Prize: È Stata la Mano di Dio (The hand of God) by Paolo Sorrentino

SILVER LION - Award for Best Director: The Power of the Dog by Jane Campion

COPPA VOLPI - Best Actress: Penélope Cruz in Madres Paralelas (Parallel Mothers)

COPPA VOLPI - Best Actor: John Arcilla in On the Job: the missing 8

AWARD FOR BEST SCREENPLAY: Maggie Gyllenhaal for The Lost Daughter

SPECIAL JURY PRIZE: Il Buco (The Hole) by Michelangelo Frammartino

MARCELLO MASTROIANNI AWARD for Best Young Actor or Actress: Filippo Scotti in È Stata la Mano di Dio (The hand of God)



ORIZZONTI AWARD For Best Film: Piligrimai (Pilgrims) by Laurynas Bareiša

ORIZZONTI AWARD for Best Director: Éric Gravel in À Plein Temps  (Full Time)

SPECIAL ORIZZONTI Jury Prize: El Gran Movimento by Kiro Russo

ORIZZONTI AWARD For Best Actress: Laure Calamy in À Plein Temps  (Full Time)

ORIZZONTI AWARD for Best Actor: Piseth Chhun in Boden Sar (White Building)

ORIZZONTI AWARD for Best Screenplay: Peter Kerekes & Ivan Ostrochovský for Cenzorka (107 Mothers)

ORIZZONTI AWARD FOR BEST SHORT FILM: Los Huesos (The Bones) by Cristóbal León, Joaquín Cociña

VENICE SHORT FILM NOMINATION FOR THE EUROPEAN FILM AWARD 2021: Fall of the Ibis King by Josh O’Caoimh, Mikai Geronimo


Venice Award For A Debut Film

LION OF THE FUTURE "Luigi De Laurentiis" Venice Award for Debut Film: Imaculat by Monica Stan, George Chiper-Lillemark


Orizzonti Extra

ARMANY BEAUTY Audience award: Sokea Mies, Joka ei halunnut nähdä Titanicia (The Blind man who did not want to see Titanic) by Teemu Nikki


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