Tarantino to head Venice film festival jury

American director Quentin Tarantino poses for photographs at a hotel, during the 62nd International film festival in Cannes, southern France, Friday, May 22, 2009. (AP Photo/Joel Ryan) (AP Photo/Joel Ryan)

May 6, 2010 7:30:44 AM PDT
The Venice Film Festival says Quentin Tarantino will head the jury that will award the coveted Golden Lion at this year's festival.