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Director Aleksander Sokurov's 'Faust' Wins Top Golden Lion At Venice Festival
  • VENICE, Italy (AP)
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Russian director Aleksander Sokurov's "Faust," a new take on the German legend about the quest for knowledge at all cost, won the Golden Lion prize at the Venice Film Festival on Saturday.

"Faust" tells the tale of a professor, played by Johannes Zeiler, who craves knowledge and...

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