Events in Film & TV on August 20

  • 1950 11th Venice Film Festival: "Justice est faite" directed by Andre Cayatte wins the Golden Lion

Film tv awardsFilm Awards

1951 12th Venice Film Festival: "Rashomon" directed by Akira Kurosawa wins the Golden Lion

Film Director and Screenwriter Akira Kurosawa
Film Director and Screenwriter
Akira Kurosawa

Film tv awardsFilm Awards

1952 13th Venice Film Festival: "Genghis Khan" directed by Manuel Conde wins the Golden Lion

Great Khan of the Mongol Empire Genghis Khan
Great Khan of the Mongol Empire
Genghis Khan
  • 1953 14th Venice Film Festival opens. No Golden Lion awarded
  • 1961 22nd Venice Film Festival: "Last Year at Marienbad" directed by Alain Resnais wins Golden Lion
  • 1997 Shelly Moore, 18, of Tenn, crowned 15th Miss Teen USA

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2013 "One Direction: This Is Us" 3D concert film of One Direction directed by Morgan Spurlock premieres in London

Singer-songwriter Zayn Malik
Singer-songwriter
Zayn Malik
Singer Harry Styles
Singer
Harry Styles