Alberto Barbera, the Venice Film Festival Artistic Director, who last month revealed the news that Rob would be attending the Venice Film Festival, today tweeted that Rob would not be attending the Venice film festival OR the Deauville Festival due to filming commitments.
Vanity Fair Italy had this to say about the Venice Festival (Translated using google translate)
Now, another high defection rate of disappointment, the British actor Robert Pattinson, who at the 72nd Venice Film Festival in Venice, on Saturday 5, was to present The Childhood of a Leader in the category Horizons.
Unfortunately Robert Pattinson had a setback on the set of The Lost City of Z, which is running these days in Belfast.
For now, the show lacks official confirmation, but it seems there is so little hope.
As for the Deauville Festival, Le Figaro are reporting this......
(translated with Google Translate)
Another star who should, according to organizers, attracting a crowd of groupies, Briton Robert Pattinson, 29, will spend "a few hours" in Deauville Saturday. The vampire of the Twilight saga, which also embodied Cedric Diggory in Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, has received the price of the new Hollywood. As in Berlin in February he will present Anton Corbijn Life, in which he plays a photographer James Dean.
From the Deauville Film Festival Twitter