By Indiewire | Indiewire September 6, 2005 at 9:40AM
Critics at a screening booed one of Italy's big hopes to win the top prize at the Venice Film Festival Tuesday. Roberto Faenza's "The Days of Abandonment," about a woman who loses control of her life after she is left by her husband, drew boos as well as laughter in the wrong places, Italian news agencies reported. A.P. reports.