Enzo G. Castellari, the Italian genre master who in 1978 helmed the G.I.'s-on-a-mission movie "The Inglorious Bastards," which inspired Quentin Tarantino's "Inglourious Basterds," is in Cannes on a…
Andrej Wajda will be honored by Italy's Giffoni Film Festival for children where the revered Polish auteur will hold a master class about his pic "Katyn," which reveals how Soviet troops…
Italy's film production and promotion entity, Cinecitta Luce, is poised to boost its role as a local industry driver.
Young Italian producer Mario Gianani shepherded Marco Bellocchio's Benito Mussolini drama "Vincere," which unspools in the competish Tuesday, and is on the Croisette with high hopes for the pic…
The Ischia Global Film & Music Fest has recruited a robust lineup of international talent and industry heavyweights for the informal extravaganza on the Italo isle.
Italo auteur Gianni Amelio will shoot an adaptation of celebrated Israeli author A.B. Yehoshua's "Friendly Fire," a novel set in Tel Aviv and in Tanzania that interweaves contempo life in Israel and…
Famed Italian region Tuscany has joined the growing ranks of Italo hot spots looking to lure to film productions with incentives.
In the wake of the recent earthquake, 56 popular local artists and musicians recorded a six-minute song to raise reconstruction funds. The uplifting collaboration, titled "Domani 21/4/09," features…
Silvio Berlusconi's Medusa Cinema is poised to become Italy's largest exhibitor by acquiring the country's Warner Village Cinemas loop in a long-gestating deal now close to being finalized.
Dario Argento's new slasher pic "Giallo" has racked up sales to a slew of territories following its Cannes market preem.
Sony's "Angels and Demons" got off to a celestial start in Italy.