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VENICE FILM FESTIVAL 2019 OPENING FILM The Truth Directed by Hirokazu Kore-eda (in competition) Starring: Catherine Deneuve, Juliette Binoche, Ethan Hawke About a stormy reunion between a daughter and her actress mother, Catherine, against a backdrop of Catherine’s latest role in a Sci-fi picture as a mother who never grows old.

CLOSING FILM The Burnt Orange Heresy Directed by Giuseppe Capotondi (out of competition) Starring: Elizabeth Debicki, Donald Sutherland, Rosalind Halstead Hired to steal a rare painting from one of the most enigmatic painters of all-time, an ambitious art dealer becomes consumed by his own greed and insecurity as an operation spins out of control.

COMPETITION The Perfect Candidate Directed by Haifaa Al-Mansour Starring: Mila AlZahrani, Nora Al Awadh NO PLOT GIVEN

About Endlessness Directed by Roy Andersson Starring: Lesley Leichtneis Bernardi, Ania Nova, Gloria Ormandlaky A reflection on human life in all its beauty and cruelty, its splendour and banality

Wasp Network Directed by Olivier Assayas Starring: Ana De Armas, Penélope Cruz, Edgar Ramirez The story of five Cuban political prisoners who had been imprisoned by the United States since the late 1990s on the charges of espionage and murder. 24

Marriage Story Directed by Noah Baumbach Starring: Scarlet Johansson, Laura Dern, Adam Driver A stage director and his actor wife struggle through a gruelling, coast -to-coast divorce that pushes them to their personl and creative extremes.

Guest of Honour Directed by Atom Egoyan Starring: David Thewlis, Luke Wilson, Rossif Sussif A man’s daughter, a high school teacher who is accused of abusing her position of authority when Veronica refuses her attempts to secure her release.

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