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People take souvenir photos in front of the logo of the 72nd edition of the Venice Film Festival, at the Venice Lido, Monday, Aug. 31, 2015. The world's oldest movie festival will open on Sept. 2 through Sept. 12. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)

From Johnny Depp to Netflix, 5 things to watch for at the 72nd Venice Film Festival

It's a sure sign that summer's over and the awards season is around the corner — the feast of fall film festivals. The 72nd Venice Film Festival opens Wednesday, followed later in September by movie extravaganzas in Toronto and New York. As well as celebrating the best of global cinema, the festivals battle one another to snag the biggest stars and hottest awards prospects.