His new film Adults in the Room screens Out of Competition (31 August at 10:00 pm, Sala Grande theatre)
The acknowledgement was presented on 29th August in the Sala Grande. Almodóvar is to hold a masterclass on Friday 30th August (3 pm, Sala Perla 2).
A selection of 6 feature-length films from the Out of Competition, Orizzonti and Sconfini sections is available online until 19th September.
The film stars Catherine Deneuve, Juliette Binoche, Ethan Hawke, and kicks off the Venezia 76 Competition.
The 76th Venice Film Festival opens on 28th August and will come to an end on 7th September.