VENICE, Sept 10 Philippine director Lav Diaz's
nearly four-hour black and white revenge drama "Ang Babaeng
Humayo" (The Woman Who Left) won the Golden Lion on Saturday for
best film at the 73nd Venice Film Festival.
The runner-up Grand Jury prize went to fashion designer Tom
Ford's thriller "Nocturnal Animals", while the Best Director
award was shared by Russia's Andrei Konchalovsky for the
Holocaust drama "Rai" (Paradise) and Mexico's Amat Escalante for
"La Region Salvaje" (The Untamed).
Argentine actor Oscar Martinez received the Best Actor award
for his performance in the comedy-drama "El Ciudadano Ilustre"
(The Distinguished Citizen), while Emma Stone took the Best
Actress prize for her role in the musical "La La Land".
(Reporting by Agnieszka Flak; Editing by Kevin Liffey)