On the closing day of the Venice Film Festival, all the juries for the first time come together for an exceptionally exclusive lunch in the luxurious setting of the Lexus Lounge which for the occasion also becomes a privileged stage for the award of the prize ” Soundtracks Award Stars “, a collateral award at the Venice Film Festival evaluates the best soundtrack among the films in the official selection, assigning, moreover, the critics award to internationally renowned artists.
Laura Delli Colli, President of the jury of the award, has, in fact, delivered with great enthusiasm and admiration the critics’ award to Guillermo Del Toro who this year was, as president of the Venice Jury 75, one of the main protagonists of the Lido as well as one of the most acclaimed celebrities by the general public.
At lunch they attended all the Juries: that of “Venice 75”, which in addition to Del Toro sees among others Naomi Watts, Paolo Genovese, Nicole Garcia, that of “Horizons” composed of characters such as the American director Michael Almereyda, and Italian Andrea Pallaoro. The jury of the “Venice Opera Prima” Luigi De Laurentiis Prize “, that of” Venice Virtual Reality “and that of” Venezia Classici “that counted members such as the actress Carolina Crescentini, the writer Alessandro Baricco, then took part in the lunch at the Lexus Longe. , the Iranian and American director and screenwriter Ramin Bahrani
The Lexus Lounge, which this year has created a meeting point for the entire world of cinema at the Lido, has offered its exclusive guests an amazing experience under the banner of the Omotenashi – the typical hospitality of Japanese culture that stands out for attention to detail and to create unique and distinctive experiences – and it was the perfect place to end the intense days that involved the juries.
Over 30 delegations and 300 actors and cast were hosted at the Lexus Lounge, while over 800 departures from the Hotel Excelsior aboard the new Lexus ES Hybrid to the majestic red carpet, for a fleet of 40 Self Charging Hybrid cars employed.