MILAN (AP) -- The Venice Film Festival has announced that Oscar-winning
director Bernardo Bertolucci will chair the jury for the 70th Venice Film
Bertolucci, 73, headed the jury previously in 1983, when the Golden Lion went
to Jean-Luc Godard's "First Name: Carmen," and he has premiered numerous films
at the festival, starting with "The Grim Reaper" in 1962 and more recently "The
Dreamers," in 2003.