‘Downsizing’ Teaser: First Look At Alexander Payne’s Venice Opener

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Alexander Payne's Downsizing splashed onto the Lido this morning as the Venice Film Festival gets underway. The sci-fi comedy was met with applause at the first press screening inside a jammed Sala Darsena — and the laughs were hearty from the international audience for what is a satire that poses big questions while relating on a very human level. Initial reviews this morning are highly positive, and in the wake of the screening here, Paramount dropped the first teaser…