“Young Dad” will be shown in Venice world premiere of the TV series Paolo Sorrentino’s “Young Dad” will be held on the 73 th Venice International Film Festival. Jude Law will appear in a provocative way of the first American pontiff Lenny Belardo.
The protagonist Pius XIII – fictional figure and best collective. Sorrentino draws a portrait of a man, woven of contradictions: an astute and naive, old-fashioned and very modern, resolute and doubting, ironic, meticulous, vulnerable and ruthless, subtle politician, forcing the Vatican to dance to their tune, and a heavy smoker. Sao head of the Roman Catholic Church becomes a test for him and carries an endless war against political opponents and yourself.
For non-competition screenings in Venice Festival Directorate will be limited to the first two episodes vosmiseriynogo project. The premiere will take place on 3 September.
The director responded promptly to the press release of the festival management in the face of Alberto Barbera: “I am honored to return to Venice. I was here with his first film, and is now back with his first television series. I do not believe in coincidences, and prefer to think that the management just made a choice. The same thing happened fifteen years ago itself, when they chose the first film by a young director; this year they proved that relate to television without any prejudice, seeing the role played by series in the evolution of visual communication. ”
This is not the first time that the Venice Film Festival becomes a launching pad for serial projects. It had its world premiere mnogoseriek such as “Mildred Pierce” and “What does Olivia.”
“Young Dad” hit the air in October this year. The exact date will be announced later. Venice International Film Festival this year will be held from 31 August to 10 September. The jury of the main competition was headed by director Sam Mendes.