2012 LUX Prize winner Andrea Segre on the Venetian stage

Film of the Decade at the Venice Days

Shun Li and the Poet competing for the Film of the Decade at the Venice Days

The 2012 LUX Prize winner, the Italian film Io sono Li by Andrea Segre, has been chosen as one of the 50 films competing for the Film of the Decade at the Venice days, during the 2013 Venice Film Festival.

The Film of the Decade is an online competition where moviegoers of all kinds are invited to vote for the film and the filmmaker they think embody the best the history and spirit of the Venice days. Therefore, the audience has to choose, among a selection of 50 unmissable films picked by experts, for its favourite one.

The Giornate degli Autori or Venice Days resemble the prestigious ‘Directors´ Fortnight´ of the Cannes Film Festival. It is an independent event on the fringes of the Venice Film Festival promoted by the associations of Italian film directors and authors.

The Venice Days wishes to celebrate its first decade with its audience. Consequently, it is up to the public to decide. Public can do it by clicking “Like”. The rules of the game are easy: public can vote for up to five titles. From the 10 with the most clicks, the FILM OF THE DECADE will be elected and then celebrated at the Festival. The Venice Film Festival will be held this year from August 28 – September 7, 2013.

Details: Venice Days