The 75 year old Canadian director was recognised for a lifetime of achivement.
Orson Welles shot "The Other Side of the Wind" in the early 1970s but gave up on it, leaving behind 100 hours of footage when he died in 1985.
As the president of Uruguay Jose Mujica gave most of his salary to charity and lived an austere lifestyle whilst in office.
Biopic looks at Van Gogh's creative process
A remake of the cult classic "Suspiria" stars Tilda Swinton - twice
2018 Venice Film Festival: Day 2
Only one film from twenty having a female director at this year's Venice Film Festival has brought strong criticism from inside and outisde the industry.
Alessia Sonaglioni, the group's director, has said that she was shocked by this and the festival director's comments.
"First Man" opens 75th Venice Film Festival
Lack of gender equality at 75th Venice Film Festival
Netflix, which snubbed Cannes due to French rules that ban simultaneous streaming of films shown in cinemas, brings six films to Venice, some of them frontrunners for prizes.
Damien Chazelle is the Director of the biopic of the pioneering astronaut Neil Armstrong. "First Man" follows Armstrong from 1961 to 1969 as NASA worked to land a man on the moon
Guillermo del Toro's 'The Shape of Water' has won the Golden Lion award for best film at this year's Venice Film Festival.
The film is based on journalist Virginia Vallejo's book about her love affair with the Colombian drug lord.
"Mother!" gets whistled at Venice Film Festival premiere, and Sir Michael Caine presents "My Generation".
The latest stars on the red carpet at the Venice Film Festival include the main actors in Martin McDonagh’s latest film, including Woody
21 films are in competition for the top Golden Lion award, to be announced on September 9
Clooney's new satire tackles racial prejudice which the actor and director said on Saturday continues to erupt in today's angry society
Jane Fonda and Robert Redford were honoured with lifetime achievement awards at the Venice Film Festival
The Academy Awards may be months away, but speculation has already started as a host of star-studded films are premiered at the Venice Film Festival
There may not be as many women represented at this year's Venice Film Festival as she would like, but jury president Annette Bening believes "things are changing."
Filipino director Lav Diaz picks up the Golden Lion at the Venice Film Festival for 'The Woman Who Left', while the runner-up Silver Lion is split between Andrei Konchalovsky for Holocaust drama 'Rai'
Lav Diaz’s ‘The Woman Who Left’ (‘Ang Babaeng Humayo’) has won the Golden Lion award for Best Film at the 73rd Venice Film Festival.
Natalie Portman’s latest movie ‘Jackie’ is among 20 competing for the Golden Lion at the Venice Film Festival.
There’s very little that’s not been said, read or written about the Kennedy’s but director Pablo Larrain’s Jackie aims to tell a different tale.
British actor Jude Law stars as the Pope in HBO's new miniseries 'The Young Pope' by Italian director Paolo Sorrentino.
Screened at the Venice Film Festival, 'The War Show' is a documentary about the Syrian conflict told from the point of view of a former radio DJ and her friends.