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Venice Film Festival: Golden Lion Film Line-Up 2005

Among the films in competition for the Golden Lion at the 62nd Venice Film Festival are Patrice Chéreau's Gabrielle, starring Isabelle Huppert; Abel Ferrara's Mary, starring Juliette Binoche and Matthew Modine; Terry Gilliam's The Brothers Grimm, with Matt Damon and Heath Ledger; and Fernando Meirelles' The Constant Gardener, with Ralph Fiennes and Rachel Weisz. See complete film line-up below.

La seconda notte di nozze Pupi Avati
Pupi AVATI La seconda notte di nozze Italy 103'
Cast: Antonio Albanese, Katia Ricciarelli, Neri Marcorè

O Fatalista João Botelho
João BOTELHO O Fatalista Portugal/France 99'
Cast: Rogério Samora, André Gomes, Rita Blanco

Vers le sud Charlotte Rampling
Laurent CANTET Vers le sud France/Canada 105'
Cast: Charlotte Rampling, Karen Young, Louise Portal

Gabrielle Isabelle Huppert
Patrice CHÉREAU Gabrielle France/Italy 90'
Cast: Isabelle Huppert, Pascal Greggory, Thierry Hancisse

Good Night and Good Luck George Clooney
George CLOONEY Good Night and Good Luck USA 90'
Cast: David Strathairn, George Clooney, Jeff Daniels, Robert Downey Jr, Patricia Clarkson

La Bestia nel cuore Don't Tell Giovanna Mezzogiorno
Cristina COMENCINI La Bestia nel cuore Italy 112'
Cast: Giovanna Mezzogiorno, Luigi Lo Cascio, Alessio Boni, Stefania Rocca, Angela Finocchiaro

I Giorni dell'abbandono Roberto Faenza
Roberto FAENZA I Giorni dell'abbandono Italy 96'
Cast: Margherita Buy, Luca Zingaretti, Goran Bregovic

Mary Abel Ferrara
Abel FERRARA Mary Italy/USA 83'
Cast: Juliette Binoche, Matthew Modine, Forest Whitaker

Les Amants reguliers Philippe Garrel
Philippe GARREL Les Amants réguliers France/Italy 178'
Cast: Louis Garrel, Clothilde Hesme, Julien Lucas

Garpastum Alexey German Jr
Alexey GERMAN JR Garpastum Russia 114'
Cast: Chulpan Khamatova, Evgeny Pronin, Danila Kozlovsky

The Brothers Grimm Terry Gilliam
Terry GILLIAM The Brothers Grimm UK 120'
Cast: Matt Damon, Heath Ledger, Jonathan Pryce, Monica Bellucci

Changhen ge Stanley Kwan
Stanley KWAN Changhen ge China/Hong Kong 120'
Cast: Sammi Cheng, Tony Ka Fai Leung, Jun Hu

Ang LEE Brokeback Mountain U.S. and Canada 134'
Cast: Jake Gyllenhaal, Heath Ledger, Michelle Williams, Anne Hathaway

Proof John Madden Gwyneth Paltrow
John MADDEN Proof UK/USA 100'
Cast: Gwyneth Paltrow, Jake Gyllenhaal, Anthony Hopkins

The Constant Gardener Ralph Fiennes Rachel Weisz
Fernando MEIRELLES The Constant Gardener UK/Kenya/Germany 128'
Cast: Ralph Fiennes, Rachel Weisz, Hubert Koundé, Sidede Onyulo

Espelho Magico Manoel de Oliveira
Manoel de OLIVEIRA Espelho mágico Portugal 137'
Cast: Michel Piccoli, Marisa Paredes, Leonor Silveira, Ricardo Trepa

Chin-jeol-han Geum-ja-ssi / Lady Vengeance Park Chan-wook
PARK Chan-wook Chin-jeol-han Geum-ja-ssi / Lady Vengeance Korea 112'
Cast: Lee Young-ae, Choi Min-sik, Kwon Yea-young, Kim Si-hu, Nam Il-woo

Romance and Cigarettes John Turturro
John TURTURRO Romance & Cigarettes USA 115'
Cast: James Gandolfini, Kate Winslet, Susan Sarandon, Christopher Walken

Persona non grata Krzysztof Zanussi
Krzysztof ZANUSSI Persona non grata Poland/Russia/Italy 110'
Cast: Zbigniew Zapasiewicz, Nikita Mikhalkov, Jerzy Stuhr, Remo Girone

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