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Festivals & events

21 August 2017 à 15:16

4 French films in Competition at the 74th Venice Film Festival

An exceptional year for French cinema at the 74th Venice International Film Festival, which will open on August 30, with 4 French films in Competition, by Abdellatif Kechiche, Robert Guédiguian, Xavier Legrand, and Ziad Doueiri.

All sections combined, fifteen French and majority French films (not including heritage and minority French films), along with 5 short films (+ 7 VR works, which will be in a competitive selection for the first time in Venice), will be shown during the world's oldest film festival, which wraps on September 9.

The French delegation present this year will be composed of (subject to change):

Let us also mention the presence of four French artists in this edition's four main juries: Anna Mouglalis, member of the Official Competition Jury, Céline Sciamma, member of the Venice Virtual Reality Jury, Benoit Jacquot president of the "Luigi de Laurentiis" Venice Award for a Debut Film - Lion of the Future Jury, and Rebecca Zlotowski member of the Orizzonti Jury.

Official Competition:

Out of Competition:


Orizzonti (short films):

Special screenings:

Venezia Classici:

Short Film - Special Program:

Short Film - Venice VR:

Cinema nel Giardino:

Critics' Week

Venice Days (Official Selection):

Venice Days (Special Events):


Author : Communications

Latest update : 24 August 2017 à 15:16 CEST

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Venice International Film Festival - 2017

Type : Feature film and short film festival

Theme : All films