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Star-studded red carpet opening for 74th Venice Film Festival

Thursday, August 31, 2017 - 01:47

The 74th Venice Film Festival got off to a glamorous start on Wednedsay night as Hollywood star Matt Damon led the way on the red carpet accompanied by his wife Luciana Barroso. Rough cut (no reporter narration)

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ROUGH CUT. NO REPORTER NARRATION. The 74th Venice Film Festival got off to a glamorous start on Wednedsay (August 30) night as Hollywood star Matt Damon led the way on the red carpet accompanied by his wife Luciana Barroso. Damon's movie 'Downsizing' kicked off the latest edition of the world's oldest film festival and other cast members including Kristen Wiig and director Alexander Payne were also out for the night. This year's competiton jury, including the President Annette Bening, posed for pictures and signed autographs. Over the course of the next 11 days, 21 films are competing for the festival's top prize - the Golden Lion. Other top stars expected at the festival include George Clooney and Jennifer Lawrence.

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Star-studded red carpet opening for 74th Venice Film Festival

Thursday, August 31, 2017 - 01:47