Darren Aronofsky’s psychological thriller Black Swan will open the 67th edition of The Venice Film Festival on September 1, 2010. The highly anticipated film stars Natalie Portman and Mila Kunis.
Aronofsky won a Golden Lion for The Wrestler in 2008 and The Fountain premiered there in 2006.
“We could not have asked for a better launch for Darren and ‘Black Swan’ than the Venice International Film Festival,” enthused Fox Searchlight presidents Stephen Gilula and Nancy Utley in a statement.
The festival runs from September 1 to September 11. In related news, USA Today has published an article on the film which includes a batch of new photos giving us our first official look at the film. Check them out after the jump.