EntertainmentVenice Film Festival 2016: Let the Oscar Race Begin! START YOUR ENGINESThe oldest film festival in the world, now entering its 73rd year, has also become the finest showcase when it comes to Oscar. Marlow SternUpdated Jul. 12, 2017 8:10PM EDT / Published Aug. 31, 2016 12:00AM EDT Photo Illustration by Sarah Rogers/The Daily Beast Ryan Gosling, Emma Stone, and More Light Up VenicePhoto Illustration by Sarah Rogers/The Daily Beast LA LA LANDDale Robinette/Lionsgate NOCTURNAL ANIMALSMerrick Morton/Focus Features ARRIVALvia Facebook HACKSAW RIDGEMark Rogers/Lionsgate THE BAD BATCH JACKIEvia IMDB THE MAGNIFICENT SEVENScott Garfield/Sony Pictures VOYAGE OF TIME: LIFE’S JOURNEYWild Bunch Films THE LIGHT BETWEEN OCEANSDavi Russo/DreamWorks BRIMSTONEvia IMDB THE YOUNG POPEHBO Marlow Stern@marlownycGot a tip? Send it to The Daily Beast here.