Cannes Grand Prix Japanese director's film opens this year's Venice Film Festival

Cannes Grand Prix Japanese director's film opens this year's Venice Film Festival

Kor-eda Hirokazu's La Vérité (The Truth) will open the 76th Venice Film Festival on August 28. The & nbsp; 71st Cannesine Deneuve, Juliette Binoche and Ethan Hawke are starring & nbsp; in the Cannes Film Festival & # 8217;

The Japanese-French co-production was filmed in Paris last fall for ten weeks, with a stunning cast, a family story and an apartment. In this small universe, the people I imagine are living with their lies, their pride, their joys and their sorrows, the director added.

The 76th Venice Film Festival takes place from August 28th to September 7th in the lagoon city. This year's eight-member jury will be led by Argentine film director Lucrecia Martel.