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The 79th Venice International Film Festival unveils its selection

The Venice festival has just unveiled the list of films that will make up its 79th edition. And rest assured there are some big names. Baumbach, Amelio, Aronofsky, Iñárritu, Virzì, Von Trier, and many others are among those selected.

Without further ado, here is the complete list

In concorso (in competition)

Venise 2022 - Bardo
  • White Noise (Noah Baumbach) – Opening film
  • The Lord of the Ants (Gianni Amelio)
  • The Whale (Darren Aronofsky)
  • L’Immensità (Emanuele Crialese)
  • Saint Omer (Alice Diop) 
  • Blonde (Andrew Dominik)
  • Tár (Todd Field)
  • Love Life (Koji Fukada)
  • Bardo (or False Chronicle of a Handful of Truths) (Alejandro G. Iñárritu)
  • Athena (Romain Gavras)
  • Bones and All (Luca Guadagnino)
  • The Eternal Daughter (Joanna Hogg)
  • Beyond the Wall (Vahid Jalilvand)
  • The Banshees Of Inisherin (Martin McDonagh)
  • Argentina, 1985 (Santiago Mitre)
  • Chiara (Susanna Nicchiarelli)
  • Monica (Andrea Pallaoro)
  • No Bears (Jafar Panahi)
  • All the Beauty and the Bloodshed (Laura Poitras)
  • A Couple (Frederick Wiseman)
  • The Son (Florian Zeller)
  • Our Ties (Roschdy Zem)
  • Other People’s Children (Rebecca Zlotowski)

Fuori concorso – fiction (Out of competition – fiction)

Venise 2022 - Francesco Carrozzini
  • The Hanging Sun (Francesco Carrozzini)
  • When The Waves Are Gone (Lav Diaz)
  • Living (Oliver Hermanus)
  • Dead for a Dollar (Walter Hill)
  • Call of God (Ki-duk Kim)
  • Dreamin’ Wild (Bill Pohlad) 
  • Master Gardener (Paul Schrader)
  • Siccità (Paolo Virzì)
  • Pearl (Ti West)
  • Don’t Worry Darling (Olivia Wilde)

Fuori concorso – non fiction

  • Freedom on fire: Ukraine’s Fight for Freedom (Evgeny Afineevsky)
  • The Matchmaker (Benedetta Argentieri)
  • Gli Ultimi Giorni dell’Umanita (Enrico Ghezzi & Alessandro Gagliardo)
  • A Compassionate Spy (Steve James)
  • Music for Black Pigeons (Jørgen Leth)
  • The Kyiv Trial (Sergei Loznitsa)
  • In Viaggio (Gianfranco Rosi)
  • Bobi Wine Ghetto President (Christopher Sharp & Moses Bwayo)
  • Nuclear (Oliver Stone)

  Fuori concorso – short films

  • A Guerra Finita (Simone Massi)
  • In Quanto A Noi (Simone Massi)
  • Look at Me (Sally Potter)
  • Maid (Lucrecia Martel)

 Fuori concorso – Series

  • The Kingdom Exodus (Lars von Trier)
  • Copenhagen Cowboy (Nicolas Winding Refn)

Orrizonti (Horizons)

Venise 2022 - Kei Ishikawa
  • Princess (Roberto De Paolis)
  • Victim (Michal Blaško)
  • On the Fringe (Juan Diego Botto)
  • Trenque Lauquen (Laura Citarella)
  • Vera (Tizza Covi & Rainer Frimmel)
  • Innocence (Guy Davidi)
  • Blanquita (Fernando Guzzoni)
  • For My Country (Rachid Hami)
  • A Man (Kei Ishikawa)
  • Bread and Salt (Damian Kocur)
  • Luxembourg, Luxembourg (Antonio Lukich)
  • Ti mangio il cuore (Pippo Mezzapesa)
  • To the North (Mihai Mincan)
  • Autobiography (Makbul Mubarak)
  • The Sitting Duck (Jean-Paul Salomé)
  • World War III (Houman Seyyedi)
  • The Happiest Man in the World or Lessons in Love (Teona Strugar Mitevska)
  • The Bride (Sérgio Tréfaut)

Orrizonti (Horizons) extra

  • The Origin Of Evil (Sébastien Marnier)
  • Hanging Gardens (Ahmed Yassin Al Daradji)
  • Amanda (Carolina Cavalli)
  • Red Shoes (Carlos Eichelmann Kaiser)
  • Nezouh (Soudade Kaadan)
  • Notte Fantasma (Fulvio Risuleo)
  • Without Her (Arian Vazirdaftari)
  • Valeria Is Getting Married (Michal Vinik)
  • Goliath (Adilkhan Yerzhanov)

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