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69th Venice International Film Festival

Director: Alberto Barbera

29th August > 8th September 2012

Venezia 69

International competition of feature films, presented as world premieres

Out of Competition

Important works by directors already established in previous editions of the Festival


The new trends in world cinema


Retrospective section of rare films from the Biennale’s Historical Archives

Venice Classics

A selection of restored classic films and documentaries on cinema

International Critics’ Week

A series of 7 films – debut works – independently organized by a commission nominated by the SNCCI >>

Giornate degli Autori - Venice Days

Independent section promoted by the Italian Association of Filmmakers ANAC and 100 Autori >>

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