Darren Aronofsky's "Black Swan" is among a new clutch of hotly anticipated titles tipped to unspool at the Venice Film Fest, along with works by Ben Affleck, Kelly Reichardt, Tom Tykwer, Takashi…
Italo helmer Roberta Torre's "I baci mai dati" (Lost Kisses) will open the Venice Film Festival's Controcampo Italiano section dedicated to new trends in Italian cinema.
Provocative Gallic auteur Catherine Breillat's "Sleeping Beauty" and hot South Korean helmer Hong Sang-soo's "Oki's Movie" will bookend the Venice Film Festival's Horizons section dedicated to…
In Italy, just when the going for specialty pics is getting tougher, an indie shingle is getting going, and launching a gay cinema label to boot.
The 67th Venice Film Festival will celebrate Italian comedies, the country's most lucrative but often critically reviled genre, with an extensive retro.
One year after Italy's tax breaks for international film productions went into effect, Hollywood has tapped into the incentives to the tune of some $10 million.
Italy's DeAngelis Group is developing "Titanic: The Untold Story of How it All Began," an ambitious event European TV miniseries structured as a $28 million co-production.
Seeking new lustre, the Locarno Film Festival has unveiled a leaner lineup, packed with 40 world preems, half of which are first-time features, in its first edition under new artistic topper Olivier…
Estonian TV drama "The Class: Life After," about the aftermath of a school shooting similar to the Columbine High School massacre, was the big winner at the fourth Rome Fiction Festival dedicated to…
Spending cuts by the Italian government have hit Milan's famed La Scala like a soprano reaching for a high C -- loudly, and with drama.
The Giffoni Experience prides itself in transforming passive young spectators into active protagonists -- a mission supported by passionate discussion that unfolds year-round via the fest's vast…