Venice 2000

Golden Lion:   The Circle (Jafar Panahi)
Grand Special Jury Prize:   Before Night Falls (Julian Schnabel)
Silver Lion: A Telephone Call for Genevieve Snow (Peter Long)
Outstanding Technical Contribution: Claudio Fava, Marco Tullio Giordana and Monica Zapelli (For the screenplay) I cento passi
Best Actor: Javier Bardem Before Night Falls
Best Actress: Rose Byrne The Goddess of 1967
Special Mention Best Short Film: Faouzi Bensaïdi The Rain Line
Special Mention Best Short Film: Sandro Aguilar Sem Movimento
The President of the Italian Senate’s Gold Medal: La virgen de los sicarios (Barbet Schroeder)
Marcello Mastroianni Award: Liam (Megan Burns)

Selection

Comedy of Innocence
Denti (en. “Teeth”)
Dr. T & the Women
Durian Durian
O Fantasma
Freedom
Holy Tongue
The Isle
Johnny the Partisan
The Man Who Cried
Platform
To Matthieu
Uttara (en. “The Wrestlers”)
Word and Utopia