驚喜!趙又廷與小布「爭影帝」 威尼斯影展入圍有看頭 | Recent surge in Chinese films makes the Venice Film Festival finalist film list

▲趙又廷(右圖右)與小布將爭奪威尼斯影帝。右圖左鞏俐。(合成圖)|The festival's final film list was announced on July 25, and Taiwanese actor Mark Chao was named as one of the top contenders.
▲趙又廷(右圖右)與小布將爭奪威尼斯影帝。右圖左鞏俐。(合成圖)|The festival's final film list was announced on July 25, and Taiwanese actor Mark Chao was named as one of the top contenders.

【看英文中國郵報學英文】第76屆威尼斯影展即將於8月28日至9月7日舉行,大會今(25)日公布本屆入圍名單,其中也包括多部華語片,但其中最令人注目的就是,趙又廷有機會跟布萊德彼特爭取影帝寶座,兩人分別以電影《蘭心大劇院》和《星際救援》入圍主競賽單元。

The 76th Venice Film Festival will unfold from Aug. 28 to Sept. 7. The festival’s final film list was announced on July 25, and Taiwanese actor Mark Chao was named as one of the top contenders. With Brad Pitt as one of the main actors, the movie “Ad Astra” was shortlisted with the other competitor, “Saturday Fiction.”

這次有份入圍的華語片,包括婁燁執導,鞏俐、趙又廷、小田切讓主演的《蘭心大劇院》,香港導演楊凡執導的首部動畫片《繼園臺七號》,由張艾嘉、趙薇及吳彥祖配音。而HTC VIVE也破紀錄有五部原創VR作品,進入威尼斯影展,包括趙德胤導演的VR電影《幕後》,入選「最佳VR」觀摩單元,以及《O》、《山行》、《祈禱》、《Gloomy Eyes》,入圍威尼斯影展VR虛擬實境主競賽單元。

For this year’s festival, numerous Chinese films were shortlisted, including Gong Li, Mark Chao and Joe Odagiri, who starred in the “Lanzin Grande Theatre”. Hong Kong director Yonfan(楊凡) directed the first animated film “No. 7 Cherry Lane” by Sylvia Chang(張艾嘉), Zhao Wei(趙薇) and Daniel Wu(吳彥祖) dubbing. HTC VIVE also broke records with five original virtual-reality productions, including Midi Z’s (趙德胤) “The Making Of”, “O”, “Gloomy Eyes” and “Prayer”. 

▲趙德胤導演的VR電影《幕後》。(圖/岸上影像)|Midi Z’s (趙德胤) virtual-reality film “The Making Of”
▲趙德胤導演的VR電影《幕後》。(圖/岸上影像)|Midi Z’s (趙德胤) virtual-reality film “The Making Of”

此外,入圍主競賽單元的還有:是枝裕和執導的開幕片《真相》(The Truth)、瓦昆費尼可斯主演的《小丑》(Joker)、史蒂芬索德柏格執導的新片《自助洗衣店》(The Laundromat)等。其中鞏俐與《自助洗衣店》的梅莉史翠普、《婚姻故事》(Marriage Story)的史卡莉喬韓森,將一起爭取威尼斯影后。

In addition, other competition units include “The Truth,” “Joker,” and “The Laundromat.” Along with them, Gong Li, Meryl Streep of The Laundromat and Marriage Story’s Scarlett Johansson will fight for high ranking at the film festival.