Venice Film Festival Set For Gotham Impact Salute At 2022 Gotham Awards

Specific, Gotham Film and Media Institute has announced that Venice Film Festival will receive Gotham Impact Salute Your 2022. during Gotham Rewards The ceremony is taking place live and in person on November 28 in New York City.

The Gotham Awards bring unprecedented acceptance for independent films and television series as the first major awards show of the fall season. The full list of nominations and honorees for this year’s edition will be announced later.

The Gotham Film and Media Institute said, “It is a privilege to announce that this year’s Impact Salute will honor the Venice International Film Festival, one of the world’s oldest and most influential film festivals, Organized by La Biennale di Venezia.” Executive Director, Jeffrey Sharp. ,In addition to premiering some great films each year, Venice has been a major influence on the American independent film industry over the course of several decades, helping to elevate the work of filmmakers such as Darren Aronofsky, Sofia Coppola, Todd Haynes, Spike Is. Jonze, Regina King, Ang Lee, Kenneth Lonergan, Terrence Malick, Kimberly Pearce, Kelly Reichardt, George A. Romero, Gus Van Sant and Julie Temor with the world premiere screening. These filmmakers and their films have since received many accolades and awards, raising awareness of the American independent film industry. As part of our annual celebration of independent film at the Gotham Awards and in recognition of our longstanding association with Biennale College Cinema, we feel we have a unique role to play in recognizing the impact of this extraordinary legacy of excellence. ,

The Venice Film Festival, held annually in August, aims to raise awareness and promote art, entertainment and all forms of international cinema as an industry in the spirit of freedom and dialogue. Under the artistic direction of renowned Italian critic Alberto Barbera, the festival has hosted the world premieres of such award-winning films. boys do not Cry, Being John Malkovich, Memento, you can count on me, gravity, birdman, headlines, La la Land, water size, favorite, Roma, clown, nomadic And a night in miami, Other notable premieres include my own personal idaho, far from heaven, frida And Brokeback Mountain,

The festival also organizes retrospectives and tributes to prominent personalities as a contribution towards a better understanding of the history of cinema. It was founded in August 1932 in Venice, Italy and is organized by La Biennale di Venezia, one of the most prestigious cultural institutions in the world, overseen by President Roberto Cicuto. The 79th edition is scheduled to take place at the Venice Lido from August 31 to September 10.

The Gotham Film and Media Institute is an organization that celebrates and nurtures independent film and media creators, providing career-building resources, access to industry influencers, and avenues for widespread recognition. As mentioned earlier, the organization has a history in Venice under the leadership of Sharp, who has served as an academic partner of the Biennale College Cinema – the project of La Biennale di Venezia, the education and organizational structure of young people in the artistic fields. dedicated to its activities. Biennale- Since its inception in 2013. The Biennale College Cinema explores and mentors 12 feature film projects submitted by first and/or second time directors and emerging producers in a two-week workshop in Venice. Each year the four projects are fully financed with a $200K grant and are scheduled for world premieres during the following Venice Film Festival.

In addition to its work with the Gotham Awards and Biennale, The Gotham supports the independent storytelling community through year-round programs, including Gotham Week, Gotham Labs, Filmmaker Magazine, Gotham EDU, Owning It, and Expanding Communities. Are included.