Again, just so we have this clear: yesterday I had a free COVID test at the Venice festival centre and received my results in 10 minutes, thus enabling me to travel home to the UK, so I can then pay a million pounds for a Day 2 COVID test that will probably never arrive.
John Arcilla wins best actor for On the Job: The Missing 8 here in Venice Film Festival. Director Erik Matti accepted on his behalf. Arcilla also accepted via video.
“Amazing to get an award from you people,” Campion says, eyeing Venice jurors Chloe Zhao and Bong Joon Ho. “You’ve set the award very, very high.”
What people are saying?
Alissa Wilkinson I had a lot of fun watching LAST NIGHT IN SOHO, which adds up to not much in the end but sports a very flashy and enjoyable horror package.
Kyle Buchanan Between Audrey Diwan at Venice and Julia Ducournau at Cannes, it’s a major moment for female French directors.