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  1. A view of a canal in Venice from a gondola

    Death by tourism: What Venice needs to do to prevent the ruin of a fabled city

    Proper infrastructure and planning will keep popular cities like Venice alive without losing out on the economic benefits of tourism.
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    'Joker' wins Golden Lion at Venice, Polanski drama is runner-up

    Dark drama "Joker" about the origins of the villainous character won the Golden Lion award at the Venice Film Festival on Saturday, while Roman ...
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    Prejudice and trauma tackled by South African director in Venice

    South African director Oliver Hermanus hopes his new film about young soldiers during apartheid will help open up a conversation about what he ...
  4. FILE PHOTO: Opening ceremony of the 2019 World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos

    Saudi women directors bring empowerment message to Venice

    Female Saudi Arabian directors Haifaa Al-Mansour and Shahad Ameen brought a message to the Venice Film Festival along with their movies: Women ...
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    'Blessed' Julie Andrews gets lifetime achievement award in Venice

    Julie Andrews, the star of much-loved movies "Mary Poppins" and "The Sound of Music", said on Monday she was "blessed" to have had a long, ...
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    Jude Law brings papal drama follow-up to Venice

    Jude Law brought the follow-up to "The Young Pope" to the Venice Film Festival on Sunday, presenting a glimpse of his return in the Paolo ...
  7. FILE PHOTO: Director Costa Gavras poses on the red carpet as he arrives at the 69th Cannes Film Fes

    Director Costa-Gavras honoured in Venice

    Greek-born French director Costa-Gavras has been recognised for his "particularly original contribution to innovation in contemporary cinema" at ...
  8. 76th Venice Film Festival - Screening of the film "Joker" in competition - Red Carpet Arr

    Villain in Venice: Joaquin Phoenix goes from tragic to comic in 'Joker'

    One of Gotham's most famous villains arrived at the Venice Film Festival on Saturday, in a standalone dark story telling the origins of the Joker.
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    Polanski's Dreyfus affair film premieres at Venice amid controversy

    Roman Polanski's new film "An Officer and a Spy", a portrayal of the notorious Dreyfus Affair in 19th-century France, premiered at the Venice Film ...
  10. A worker is seen at the Palazzo del Cinema at the 76th Venice Film Festival, Venice

    Venice film festival pulls the stars but gender disparity casts shadow

    The world's oldest film festival kicks off in Venice on Wednesday with plenty of Hollywood stars and top filmmakers expected but a lack of female ...