ByMatt Carter, writer at Creators.co
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Gianfranco Rosi’s documentary Sacro GRA, about people living on the fringe along the ring road around Rome, has walked away with the top prize at the Venice Film Festival, marking the first Italian winner of the Golden Lion for 15 years.

Here is the list of winners in full:

COMPLETE WINNERS OF THE 70TH VENICE FILM FESTIVAL OFFICIAL AWARDS

INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION

GOLDEN LION

Sacro GRA (Gianfranco Rosi, Italy)

SILVER LION

Miss Violence (Alexandros Avranas, Greece)

JURY GRAND PRIZE

Stray Dogs Tsai Ming-liang (Chinese Taipei, France)

SPECIAL JURY PRIZE

The Police Officer’s Wife (Philip Groening, Germany)

ACTOR

Themis Panou (Miss Violence, Greece”)

ACTRESS

Elena Cotta (A Street in Palermo, Italy)

MARCELLO MASTROIANNI PRIZE FOR YOUNG PERFORMER–

(Joe, , U.S.)

BEST SCREENPLAY

, Jeff Pope (Philomena, U.K.)

LUIGI DE LAURENTIIS LION OF THE FUTURE

White Shadow (Noaz Deshe, Italy, Germany, Tanzania)

HORIZONS JURY

BEST FILM

Eastern Boys (Robin Campillo, France)

BEST DIRECTOR

Still Life (Uberto Pasolini, U.K., Italy)

SPECIAL JURY PRIZE

Ruin (Michael Cody, Amiel Courtin-Wilson, Australia)

SPECIAL PRIZE FOR INNOVATIVE CONTENT

Mah Va Gorbeh (Shahram Mokri, Iran)

HORIZONS PRIZE FOR BEST SHORT

Kush (Shubhashish Bhutiani, India)

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