Sunday, December 5

1980 Venice Film Festival – Golden Lion – Best Film Winner and Nominees

1980 Venice Film Festival – Golden Lion – Best Film Winner

Atlantic City Louis Malle

Atlantic City

Louis Malle

In a corrupt city, a small-time gangster and the estranged wife of a pot dealer find themselves thrown together in an escapade of love, money, drugs and danger.

Gloria John Cassavetes

Gloria

John Cassavetes

When a young boy’s family is killed by the mob, their tough neighbor Gloria becomes his reluctant guardian. In possession of a book that the gangsters want, the pair go on the run in New York.

1980 Venice Film Festival – Golden Lion – Best Film Nominees

Alexander the Great Theodoros Angelopoulos
Alexander the Great
Theodoros Angelopoulos
Deux lions au soleil Claude Faraldo
Deux lions au soleil
Claude Faraldo
Going in Style Martin Brest
Going in Style
Martin Brest
La petite sirène Roger Andrieux
La petite sirène
Roger Andrieux
Melvin and Howard Jonathan Demme
Melvin and Howard
Jonathan Demme
Richard's Things Anthony Harvey
Richard’s Things
Anthony Harvey
Story of an Unknown Man Vytautas Zalakevicius
Story of an Unknown Man
Vytautas Zalakevicius
The Age of the Earth Glauber Rocha
The Age of the Earth
Glauber Rocha