Hours before its launch, the films nominated for the Golden Lion award at the Venice Film Festival

The activities of the 79th Venice International Film Festival kicked off today, which will continue until September 10, in the presence of a large number of seventh art stars around the world.

A number of films are competing for the awards of the famous festival, which is one of the oldest and oldest festivals in the world.

The Venice International Film Festival announced the names of the films nominated for the award the lion Golden, within the competitions of the 79th session of the festival.

The 79th session is scheduled to witness strong competition after announcing the names of the films nominated to win the festival awards, especially as they are strong films and tell different stories.

White Noise

Directed by Noah Bomback, starring Adam Driver and Greta Gerwig, the story revolves around two liberal arts college teachers Jack and his wife Babbitt, who are terribly afraid of death and often wonder which one will die first.

The Whale

Film directed by the famous director Darren Aronofsky, starring veteran actor Brendan Fraser and young actress Sadie Sink.

The film tells of a troubled, obese, isolated teacher who tries to reconnect with his estranged teenage daughter for one last chance.


Starring Cate Blanchett, the film tells the story of the famous musician, Lydia Tarr, who is only a few days away from writing a symphony that will change the course of her life forever.


Directed by Andrew Dominic, it stars Anna de Aramas as Marilyn Monroe.

It will tell the story of Blonde, the seven years that Marilyn became a Hollywood beauty icon during the 1950s, and before her sudden death in 1962 at the age of 36.

The son

Film directed by Florian Zeller, starring Hugh Jackman, Laura Dern, Vanessa Kirby, and legendary actor Anthony Hopkins.

The Son is centered on Peter who lives with his partner and their child, but his life turns into chaos when his ex-wife comes along with their teenage son.

The Banshees of Inisherin

Director Martin McDonagh, starring Colin Farrell, Brendan Gleeson, and Barry Keoghan. The Banshees of Inisherin tells the story of two friends living on a remote Irish island who face dire consequences after one of them decides to abruptly end their charity.

Bones & All

The film directed by Luca Guadinino, starring Timothée Chalamet and Taylor Russell, and its events in the eighties about a girl named “Marin”, who is looking for her father, whom she has never met in her life, to understand from him why she wants to kill and cannibal.


A film directed by director Alejandro Inarritu, the film tells the story of a famous journalist and documentary filmmaker who returns to his country of origin, where he confronts his identity, family relationships, foolish memories and the new reality of his country.

Argentina، 1985

Argentine film directed by Santiago Miter, starring Ricardo Darin, and the film tells a true story that took place in Argentina, of the attempt of a young prosecutor and lawyer with their legal team, who lacks experience to try dictators presidents.


A French film directed by “Roman Gavras”, the story begins when the lives of three brothers turn into chaos, after the death of their younger brother in mysterious circumstances.

Beyond The Wall

An Iranian film directed by Vahid Jalilond, the story begins when a blind man’s life collapses after he enters a lost woman in his life.

The Eternal Daughter

Directed by Joanna Hogg and starring Tilda Swinton, the film tells the story of a daughter and her mother who confront long-buried secrets when they return to their family’s former home, a grand mansion that is one day a hotel filled with mystery.

The Immensity

Italian film directed by Emmanuel Criales and starring Penelope Cruz. The film takes place in the seventies in Italy and tells the story of a family moving to a new city, where we will see a love story between a mother named “Clara” and her children, who become her only refuge after her relationship with her husband becomes turbulent.

Other People’s Children

A French film directed by Rebecca Zlotowski, whose plot revolves around issues of a sense of belonging.

Judgement comity

And officially announced the selection of the jury of the Venice Festival for the year 2022The seven-person jury was chaired by the famous actress, Julianne Moore, along with French director Audrey Diwan, who won the award last year. the lion Golden for the movie “Happened”, Italian director Leonardo Di Costanzo, Argentine director Mariano Cohen, Spanish director Rodrigo Soroguin, actress Leila Hatami, and Japanese-British author and screenwriter.

The Venice Film Festival awards eight awards: the Golden Lion for Best Film, the Silver Lions for the Grand Jury Prize and Best Director, the Coppa Volpi Awards for Best Actress and Actress, the Special Jury Prize, the Best Screenplay Award, and Marcello Mastroianni for Best New Young Actor or Actress.

Julian Moore

Actress Julianne Moore is the ninth woman to chair an international jury in the festival’s 79-year history, and the third in the past six years, after Annette Bening in 2017, Lucrezia Martel in 2019 and Cate Blanchett in 2020.

Julianne Moore is one of the most famous actresses in Hollywood and the world. Best Ensemble Award in 1993, then Best Actress, Coppa Volpi, and Audience Award in 2002, directed by Todd Haynes for Far From Heaven.

Julianne Moore won Best Actress at Cannes in 2014 for Maps To The Stars, shared the award with Nicole Kidman and Meryl Streep at the 2003 Berlinale for The Hours, and Julianne Moore was ranked among the 50 most beautiful faces in the world by People magazine in 2001.

She was ranked among the 100 most influential people in the world by Forbes magazine in 2005, and is the second actress in history to receive the “Best Actress” award at the three major film festivals (Cannes – Berlin – Venice).

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