Room for third act in fests' accord

Vivarelli, Nick
December 2006
Variety;12/18/2006, Vol. 405 Issue 5, p18
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The article reports that in 2006 in order to end the rivalry between the film festivals held in Venice and Rome, the Italian minister of culture, Francesco Rutelli, intervened in the dispute. Although he managed to get the directors of the two festivals and the mayors of the cities to sign what amounts to a peace treaty, the article reports that Davide Croff, director of the Venice festival was not happy with the arrangement.


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