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The Venice Project (1999)

In this drama, the future of art is examined from two vantage points: the years 1699 and 1999. Roland is an avant-garde artist in Venice, California whose sister, Countess Camilla Volta , lives on their family's estate in Venice, Italy.

Director:

Robert Dornhelm

Writer:

Nicholas Klein
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Lauren Bacall ... Countess Camilla Volta
Dennis Hopper ... Roland / Salvatore
Linus Roache ... Count Jacko / Count Giaccomo
Ben Cross ... Rudy Mestry / Bishop Orsini
Stuart Townsend ... Lark / Gippo the Fool
Hector Babenco ... Danilo Danuzzi
Dean Stockwell ... Sen. Campbell
John Wood ... The Viscount
Stockard Channing ... Chandra Chase
Victoria Duffy ... Jenna
Anna Galiena ... Maria / Sophia
Mía Maestro ... Danilla
Parker Posey ... Myra
Frederique Van Der Wal ... Alana / Lucrezia
Eddie Ruscha Eddie Ruscha ... J.J. Rinquist
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Storyline

In this drama, the future of art is examined from two vantage points: the years 1699 and 1999. Roland is an avant-garde artist in Venice, California whose sister, Countess Camilla Volta , lives on their family's estate in Venice, Italy.

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Genres:

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Details

Country:

Austria | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

9 September 1999 (Italy) See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

June 99, OFI, Ozanit See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color
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The film was shot in only three weeks, during the Venice Biennale, an art exhibition that takes place every two years in Venice, Italy. See more »

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