la Biennale di Venezia
Main Visual Sezione Cinema EN (new)

Cinema


69th Venice International Film Festival

Director: Alberto Barbera

29th August > 8th September 2012

29 August

7:00 p.m. SALA GRANDE 
OPENING CEREMONY – BY INVITATION
 
followed by
OUT OF COMPETITION – OPENING FILM
THE RELUCTANT FUNDAMENTALIST by Mira Nair (India, Pakistan, USA, 128’, language: English, Urdu, s/t English, Italian) cast: Riz Ahmed, Kate Hudson, Kiefer Sutherland, Liev Schreiber, Martin Donovan
 
10:30 p.m. SALA GRANDE      
OUT OF COMPETITION
ENZO AVITABILE MUSIC LIFE by Jonathan Demme (Italy, USA, 80’, language: Italian, Southern Italian, s/t English) cast: Enzo Avitabile, Eliades Ochoa, Luigi Lai, Trilok Gurtu
 
 
5:30 p.m. PALABIENNALE       
OUT OF COMPETITION - SPECIAL SCREENINGS
MEDICI CON L’AFRICA by Carlo Mazzacurati (Italy, 89’, language: Italian, Portuguese, s/t English)
 
8:00 p.m. PALABIENNALE
OUT OF COMPETITION - OPENING FILM
THE RELUCTANT FUNDAMENTALIST by Mira Nair (India, Pakistan, USA, 128’, language: English, Urdu, s/t English, Italian) cast: Riz Ahmed, Kate Hudson, Kiefer Sutherland, Liev Schreiber, Martin Donovan
 
followed by
OUT OF COMPETITION
ENZO AVITABILE MUSIC LIFE by Jonathan Demme (Italy, USA, 80’, language: Italian, Southern Italian, s/t English) cast: Enzo Avitabile, Eliades Ochoa, Luigi Lai, Trilok Gurtu
 
 
9:00 a.m. SALA PASINETTI
COLLATERAL EVENTS - PREMIO CITTÀ DI VENEZIA AWARD
SON OF BABYLON by Mohamed Al-Daraji (Iraq, 90’, language: Arabic, Kurdish, s/t English, Italian) cast: Shazada Hussein, Yasser Talib, Bashir Al Majid
SUR LA ROUTE DU PARADIS by Uda Benyamina (Morocco, 43’, language: French, Arabic, s/t English, Italian) cast: Majdouline Idrissi, Sanna Marouk, Yanis Siraj, Mounir Margoum
AUJOURD’HUI by Alain Gomis (Senegal, 86’, language: French, s/t English, Italian) cast: Saul Williams, Djolof Mbengue, Anisia Uzeyman