Walter Salles on Friday disembarked at the Lido to be honored by the Vatican with its annual Robert Bresson Prize.
Ten years after his controversial "Happiness" caused a stir, touching on themes of pedophilia and rape, Todd Solondz is back with the quasi-sequel, "Life During Wartime," which confirmed the…
This year, Venice mixes works from established helmers and newcomers.
Venice Days kicks off with Gallic adoption drama "I Am Happy That My Mother Is Alive."
More than three decades after Italy weathered its terrorism-plagued "Years of Lead," the country's first movie based on a convicted guerrilla's memoir is heading for a Toronto world premiere, aiming…
Italy's movie and political worlds made for an explosive mix at the 66th Venice Film Festival.
The Venice Film Festival's Critics Week kicks off September 2 with Orwellian Swedish sci-fi toon "Metropia," voiced by Vincent Gallo, Juliette Lewis, Udo Kier, and Stellan Skarsgard.
Change is clearly under way as the 66th Venice Film Festival kicks off Sept. 2 with under a construction zone, as new fest digs are being dug, and a daring and diverse lineup aims to take its cue…
Will Venice provide more proof that the vitality displayed in 2008 has not vanished?
Italy's film community is incensed by the Berlusconi government, which has slashed arts funding.
Venice and its environs conjure, for many film buffs, the venerable Venice Film Festival and movies shot in and around the picturesque lagoon city -- from Luchino Visconti's "Death in Venice" to…