Rupert Murdoch's Sky Italia has announced a major management reorganization following a recent profit and subscriber slump at the Italo satellite paybox, which is a jewel in the News Corp. crown.
The ongoing spat pitting Google vs. the Italian judiciary following the local convictions of three top Mountain View execs has escalated into a verbal smackdown after Google chief exec Eric Schmidt…
ABC will take center stage at Italy's Rome Fiction Fest, where the Alphabet's new procedural, "Body of Proof," will world preem as the opener and ABC Studios will receive the event's first…
Venice Film Festival artistic director Marco Mueller is being honored by Russia with its prestigious Orden Druzhby (Order of Friendship) nod, bestowed on personalities that promote international and…
Chinese auteur Jia Zhangke will be feted by the Locarno Film Festival with a Leopard of Honor, marking the first time such a young director has received the prominent indie Swiss fest's career nod.
The Taormina Film Fest on Monday unveiled its strongest lineup in recent memory.
Italy's film community is up in arms over Euro zone belt-tightening measures that threaten several of the country's top cinematic entities, including the Centro Sperimentale Film School, the National…
Rupert Murdoch is championing freedom of the press in Italy, where his Sky Italia pay TV satcaster is spearheading protests against the latest media clampdown proposed by Prime Minister Silvio…
Charlie Kaufman will be feted by Italy's Biografilm Festival, where Yank documaker John Scheinfeld ("The U.S. vs John Lennon") and former Monty Python member Michael Palin will also be on hand to…
BIM Distribuzione has snapped up Italo rights to Cannes Palme d'Or winner "Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives," capping a relatively active Cannes Market for Italian buyers, despite their…