This year, Venice Film Festival topper Marco Mueller has hit "cruising speed," he says, with a lineup designed to fire on all cylinders by bringing new names and diverse genres into the mix.
Last year, amid some fanfare, the first brick was laid of the Venice fest's futuristic $100 million Palazzo del Cinema, now in an initial construction stage, which will integrate and expand the…
Four years after the Rome Film Festival burst like a gladiator into the crowded fall film fest arena, the deep-pocketed event has secured a prominent spot on the international circuit, largely thanks…
Having weathered a storm, Rome Film Festival artistic director Piera Detassis is determined to maintain the bar molto high for the Eternal City extravaganza.
The New Cinema Network co-production market is probably Rome's most discerning diplomatic effort, an expertly conceived matchmaking initiative that has worked wonders for the fest's status on the…
"The Hurt Locker" scribe Mark Boal is among nominees for this year's Gucci Group Award.
The Venice Film Festival will pay tribute to Kurosawa to mark the late Japanese auteur's birth.
The Venice Film Festival has added four new works in various formats to its official selection.
George Lucas to present Golden Lion for lifetime achievement to John Lasseter at the Venice fest.
Tullio Kezich, a prominent figure in European cinephile circles who was Italy's leading film critic and Federico Fellini's most authoritative biographer as well as a scribe, producer and occasional…
The Venice Film Festival is paying tribute to film critic Tullio Kezich, who died Monday, by naming its new competition for young Italian reviewers after the longtime Lido regular.