Ryuichi Sakamoto has been named as a member of the jury of the Venezia 70 (the main competition) at the 70th Venice International Film Festival.
The 70th anniversary of the Venice International Film Festival is scheduled to be held from 28 July to 7 September 2013.
The members of international jury of the Venezia 70 announced are:
■Bernardo Bertolucci (President / Itarian director)
Andrea Arnold (English direcotr and screenwriter)
Renato Berta (Swiss and French nationality, director of photography)
Martina Gedeck (German actress)
Pablo Larraìn (Chilean director, screenwriter and producer)
Virginie Ledoyen (French actress)
Ryuichi Sakamoto (Japanese composer, musician and producer)
Jiang Wen (Chinese actor, screenwriter and director)
· one Jury member to be announced
The 70th International Venice Film festival official site