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Venice Film Festival announces line-up

The Venice Film Festival, running from September 1-11, has announced its line-up.
July 29, 2010

The Venice Film Festival, running from September 1-11, has announced its line-up. Documentaries selected for the Horizons program, spotlighting new trends in world cinema, include UK-Ghana copro The Nine Muses from director John Akomfrah; Italian doc Il Capo from director Yuri Ancarani; UK-France doc K.364 A Journey by Train from Douglas Gordon; Spanish doc Guest from Jose Luis Geurin and Chinese doc Xifang Qu Ci Bu Yuan (Reconstructing Faith) from Wenhai Huang. Patrick Keiller’s Robinson in Ruins, narrated by Vanessa Redgrave, also made the cut.

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Senior staff writer Frederick Blichert comes to realscreen with a background as a journalist and freelance film critic. He has previously written for VICE, Paste Magazine, Senses of Cinema, Xtra, Canadian Cinematographer and elsewhere. He holds a Master of Arts in film studies from Carleton University and a Master of Journalism from the University of British Columbia.

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