71st Venice Film Festival – Gabriele Salvatores and Michel Houellebecq at the Festival
On the seventh day of the 71st Venice Film Festival, we talked about Italy, Italy in one day. Italy in a day is the project by Gabriele Salvatores presented out of competition at the Festival. For this film, the Academy Award winner selected some of the videos that came from thousands of people to whom he had been asked to describe a day of their lives, poetic and moving. Today in competition, the peculiar film A Pigeon Sat on a Branch Reflecting on Existence by Roy Anderson. Presented in the Orizzonti section, the film entitled Near Death Experience by Benoît Delépine and Gustave Kervern starring as leading actor Michel Houellebecq, one of the most important writers of contemporary French literature.