The 10 Most Prominent Movies at 2017 Venice International Film Festival

Posted 2017/08/30 2535 0

Let's check out what are the most potential winners at the film festival.

 

1. Downsizing (USA)

A man and his wife join a community of miniaturized people after undergoing a process to shrink themselves.

 

2. mother! (USA)

A mother is the female parent of a child. Mothers are women who inhabit or perform the role of bearing some relation to their children, who may or may not be their biological offspring.

 

3. The Shape of Water (USA)

Elisa is a mute, isolated woman who works in a hidden, high-security government laboratory. Her life changes forever when she discovers a secret, classified experiment that involves a mysterious creature.

 

4. Suburbicon (USA)

Suburbicon is a peaceful, idyllic, suburban community with affordable homes and manicured lawns, the perfect place to raise a family, and in the summer of 1959, the Lodge family is doing just that. But the tranquil surface masks a disturbing reality, as husband and father Gardner Lodge must navigate the town's dark underbelly of betrayal, deceit and violence.

 

5. First Reformed (USA)

An ex-military chaplain (Hawke), is wrecked by grief over the death of his son. Seyfried plays a member of his church whose husband, a radical environmentalist, commits suicide, setting the plot in motion.

 

6. Victoria & Abdul (UK - USA)

Abdul Karim arrives from India to participate in Queen Victoria's golden jubilee. The young clerk is surprised to find favor with the queen herself. As Victoria questions the constrictions of her long-held position, the two forge an unlikely and devoted alliance that her household and inner circle try to destroy. As their friendship deepens, the queen begins to see a changing world through new eyes, joyfully reclaiming her humanity.

 

7. Mektoub, My Love: Canto Uno (France - Italy)

Amin, a young screenwriter goes to his Mediterranean home town for a summer vacation where he falls in love with Jasmine, and meets a producer who agrees to finance his first film. But when the producers wife shows interest in Amin, leaving him to decide between her, Jasmine and his career.

 

8. Manhunt (Hong Kong - China)

Accused of heinous crimes he didn't commit, a prosecutor sets out on a mission to clear his name.

 

9. The Third Murder (Japan)

Mikuma has a criminal record dating back many years and is now under the spotlight again. It looks like and open and shut case for Mikuma has confessed to the new charge. Enter prominent lawyer Shigemori who harbours other ideas, which could mean the difference between life and death.

 

10. Outrage Coda (Japan)

Outrage: Final Chapter (2017) is about the story of Ootomo who was stubbed in the jail in the last chapter of this franchise. Ootomo gets involved with new Yakuza battles after he comes back to the Yakuza society.

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