The long-awaited science fiction epic film Dune, which stars Timothee Chalamet, will have its world premiere at the upcoming Venice Film Festival.
The hotly-anticipated feature, which is based on Frank Herbert’s 1965 novel of the same name and directed by Denis Villeneuve, will make its debut out-of-competition on September 3rd.
The flick was originally supposed to have its premiere in November of 2020 and has since been set back for several factors, including the onset of the global pandemic.
Big release: The Timothee Chalamet-lead Dune adaptation will have its world premiere at the upcoming Venice Film Festival on September 3rd
The feature will follow Paul Atreides, played by the 25-year-old lead, who is tasked with traveling to the desert planet Arrakis in the midst of a conflict regarding the control of a life-enhancing drug called Melange, also known as ‘spice.’
The film boasts an ensemble cast, with Oscar Isaac and