Italo thesp/helmer Sergio Castellitto has two helming projects percolating, one of which has been boarded by Warner Bros. Italia.
Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez walked down the Venice Film Festival red carpet Monday amid massive security.
U.S. journo-scribe Mark Boal, who penned the screenplay for Kathryn Bigelow's "The Hurt Locker," has nabbed the fourth Gucci Group Award.
Italo thesp Toni Servillo ("Il Divo") is attached to star in noir "Una Vita tranquilla" (A Tranquil Life).
Film production in Tuscany is taking off thanks largely to a new film fund now available from the Tuscany Film Commission.
Disney-Pixar Day in Venice: toon team receives fest's Golden Lion for lifetime achievement.
Italo politics continue to crop up in strange ways with movies unspooling on the Lido.
Werner Herzog, Nicolas Cage and Eva Mendes made "reinvention" the Lido buzzword on Friday.
Sicily is taking its efforts to lure film production to the next level.
It's a very Italian time for John Turturro.
Tilda Swinton is on the Lido wearing a double hat: as star and producer of Italo helmer Luca Guadagnino's "I Am Love."