Rome – Jane Fonda and Robert Redford will be celebrated with Golden Lion lifetime achievement awards by the Venice Film Festival, where “Our Souls at Night,” the Netflix original film in which they both star, will have its world premiere in an out-of-competition slot.
Venice artistic director Alberto Barbera praised Fonda as “an extraordinarily successful and talented actress” and credited Redford with spearheading “that brilliant experiment in film called Sundance.” The pair will pick up their awards in Venice’s Palazzo del Cinema on Sept. 1, before a gala screening of “Our Souls at Night.”
Produced by Redford’s Wildwood Enterprises, “Our Souls” marks the first time that the two Hollywood icons have re-teamed on screen since their lead roles in “The Electric Horseman” (1979) (pictured). They previously starred together in “Barefoot in the Park” (1967).
- Nick Vivarelli
Similar News ItemsRobert Redford (I)
- Tiff 2017: Here’s the Winners and Losers of the Festival (From Indiewire. 15 September 2017, 9:43 AM, PDT)
- Tiff 2017: Here’s the Winners and Losers of the Festival (From Thompson on Hollywood. 15 September 2017, 9:43 AM, PDT)
- New trailer for Our Souls at Night starring Robert Redford and Jane Fonda (From Flickeringmyth. 14 September 2017, 10:30 PM, PDT)
- Sam Waterston Returns to ‘Law & Order’ Universe (From Variety - TV News. 20 September 2017, 2:00 PM, PDT)
- Judi Dench to Receive Kirk Douglas Award at Santa Barbara Film Fest (From Women and Hollywood. 20 September 2017, 1:01 PM, PDT)
- 'Hollywood Masters' Series Sets Helen Mirren, Patrick Stewart, More for Season 8 (From The Hollywood Reporter - Movie News. 20 September 2017, 12:17 PM, PDT)
The Fault in Our Stars (2014)
- Fox Boss Says ‘New Mutants’ is Like a Haunted House Horror Movie (From Bloody-Disgusting.com. 20 September 2017, 1:42 PM, PDT)
- What The New Mutants Movie Will Be About (From Cinema Blend. 20 September 2017, 10:31 AM, PDT)
- ‘November Criminals’ Trailer: Ansel Elgort Goes From ‘Baby Driver’ to ‘Brick’ in This Indie Mystery Drama (From Indiewire. 18 September 2017, 10:24 AM, PDT)