Fifteen world preems, some from name auteurs such as Goran Paskaljevic, Claude Miller and Alex Van Warmerdam, along with four first works and other potential discoveries, are set for Venice Days, the…
The Venice Film Festival is riding the 3-D wave all the way, launching a nod for best 3-D stereoscopic film of the year.
U.S. helmer David Lee Miller's incisive teen dramedy "My Suicide" was the big winner at Italy's 39th Giffoni Film Festival, the unique children's event with 1,500 kids from 40 countries as jurors.
As Silvio Berlusconi weathers allegations of hanky-panky prompted by his parties with TV starlets, growing numbers are questioning what they see as the exploitation and objectification of women on…
Rome's Cafe de Paris, symbol of his "La Dolce Vita," captured in his classic pic as the sweet and swanky Via Veneto hangout for stars, glitterati and paparazzi, was raided last week by Italian police.
The Venice Film Festival has announced the complete juries for its cutting-edge Horizons sidebar, for its Lion of the Future first works prize, and for its shorts section, which sees cult U.S. helmer…
The Venice Film Festival's Critics' Week has unveiled its lineup featuring 10 world preems with a largely Eurocentric focus, complemented by two topical Iranian works, and one from South Korea.
The upcoming Venice Film Festival is shaping up as a launching pad for plenty of U.S. kudos hopefuls, a strong European lineup and new works from big-name helmers including Steven Soderbergh, Michael…
Drastic funding cuts to the arts planned by the Silvio Berlusconi government prompted Italy's film community on Monday to stage a protest in front of parliament with some industryites threatening a…
Hollywood and Italo stars disembarked by the boatload at the 7th annual Ischia Film & Music Global Fest on the Southern Italo isle.
Accio papal blessing! Harry Potter has always had plenty of B.O. followers. He's just never counted the Vatican among them ... until now.