Alfonso Cuaron’s ‘Roma’ wins main prize at Venice Film Festival

The 75th Venice International Film Festival - Awards Ceremony - Venice, Italy, September 8, 2018 - Director Alfonso Cuaron wins the Golden Lion for Best Film. REUTERS/Tony Gentile

VENICE, Italy (Reuters) – Oscar-winning director Alfonso Cuaron’s “Roma”, a black-and-white drama based on his childhood in Mexico, won the Golden Lion at Venice on Saturday, an important victory for the streaming company Netflix, which will distribute it worldwide. Willem Dafoe won Best Actor for the Vincent Van Gogh biopic “At Eternity’s Gate” and Britain’s […]

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