The Italo premier and media mogul's estranged spouse, Veronica Lario, has just moved into her mother's palatial Swiss retreat, from which the former actress and her lawyers are reportedly plotting an…
Rome's Cinecitta Ent. and the Eternal City's mayor, Gianni Alemanno, have unveiled an $800 million movie theme park based on classic titles, including "Ben-Hur" and Federico Fellini's films, which…
The Turin Film Festival's film lab dedicated to script development and funding has pacted with the Dubai Film Fest to launch a joint co-production workshop.
Innovative Italo producer Domenico Procacci is adding leading local graphic novels imprint Coconino Press to his Fandango multihyphenate shingle, in a move aimed at mounting projects with greater…
Mounting tensions between Iranian artists and the country's authorities have found a flashpoint at the Turin Film Festival, which has launched an appeal for fests around the world to take action…
As teens around the planet await the Nov. 20 bow of "The Twilight Saga: New Moon," the Tuscan town of Volterra, the official city of the Volturi, is already capitalizing on its fame.
Bavaria Pictures has inked a co-production deal with Mario Gianani's Offside to film Italo bestselling novel "The Solitude of Prime Numbers" by Paolo Giordano.
Italy's turbulent terrorist past has caught up with local indie Lucky Red on the eve of its release of the country's first movie based on a convicted leftist guerrilla's memoir.
Rupert Murdoch's Sky Italia paybox has prompted Italy's anti-trust authority to open a probe into the country's TV ratings monitor, called Auditel, by complaining that Auditel's audience share…
Al Gore is taking interactive TV to the next level in Italy.
Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. Stations Europe is taking to the next level its efforts to conquer Italy's TV auds by launching a free-to-air digital terrestrial channel called Cielo that will compete…