Venice Film Festival Adds HFPA Prize For Three Filmmakers From Horizons Section

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With the Venice Film Festival a little over a week away, there are two new collateral awards joining the lineup of prizes alongside the likes of the FIPRESCI and the Label Europa Cinemas. The entries are the Hollywood Foreign Press Association Award and the Fundación Casa Wabi – Mantarraya (Mexico) Award. Both will go to filmmakers at the fest, providing winners with residency opportunities. The HFPA prize is designed for three filmmakers from the Horizons sidebar and…