Is Silvio Berlusconi's electoral victory last week bad news for Italy's entertainment industry? Depends who you ask.
The Italian box office was down 7% to E189 million ($301 million) in the first quarter compared with the same period in 2007, which was a banner year. Admissions also dropped 7% to 32,000 tickets…
Shares in Silvio Berlusconi's Mediaset broadcasting group surged on the Milan bourse Tuesday on news of the media mogul's solid victory in the Italo general election.
The future of Filmitalia, Italy's film promo body, is triggering turmoil in the country's cinematic community on the eve of crucial national elections.
Is a Silvio sequel really what Italians want? Italy's entertainment biz is holding its breath before Sunday and Monday's election, which pits TV mogul and former two-time prime minister Silvio…
For Thomas Bertacche, being a film buff in a small city in Italy's northeast is no reason not to think big. But that doesn't mean you should ever let your head swell.
Sabrina Baracetti, who is the face of the Udine Far East Film Fest, certainly reps an anomaly in Italy where big egos are the norm and cults of personality run rampant.
Italy's northeastern corner packs a triple punch when it comes to heavyweight fests.