Venice Film Festival 2011

It’s good to see so many non-English speaking films, actors & directors competing at the Venice Film Festival. ¬†Winners were announced on 10 September 2011 and include:

  • the Golden Lion award for the best film¬†Faust, a German legend, by the Russian director Alexander Sokurov
  • the Silver Lion award for the best director Shangjun Cai (China – Hong Kong) for the film Ren Shan Ren Hai (People Mountain People Sea)
  • best actress to Danie Yip from Hong Kong in A Simple Life. [Read more…]