Darren Aronofsky's 'The Whale' gets a 7-minute standing ovation at the Venice Film Festival

Darren Aronofsky's 'The Whale' gets a 7-minute standing ovation at the Venice Film Festival

During the triumphant world premiere at the Venice Film Festival 2022, Darren Aronofsky's “Keith” received a 7-minute applause at the Sala Grande on Sunday night. The star of the film, Brendan Fraser, was visibly touched when he was embraced by the director, and there was a prolonged applause in the hall. Recall that for this role, the actor gained excess weight and weighs more than 200 kg.

Darren Aronofsky's film “The Kit” received a 7-minute standing ovation at the Venice Film Festival

Still from the film &# 8220;Kit”

The psychological drama was met with a strong response, with Fraser receiving high marks for his lead role. He plays Charlie, a reclusive teacher living with severe obesity who is trying to reunite with his estranged teenage daughter for one last chance.

Recall that Florence Pugh doesn't will present the film “Don't Worry, Sunshine” in Venice.