Roman Polanski will be feted by the Turin Film Festival, the indie event headed by Italo helmer Nanni Moretti, who is using his clout to boost its profile.
Italy's Teodora Film has boarded Gallic helmer Francois Ozon's "Ricky," about a child with supernatural powers, which is set to start shooting in Paris this month.
The U.S. preem of Bernardo Bertolucci's "La Via del petrolio," a rarely seen docu about the origins of petroleum, will kick off the Los Angeles Italy Film, Fashion & Food Festival, which runs Feb…
The works of Italian director Francesco Rosi, who is being honored by the Berlinale with a Golden Bear for lifetime achievement, are particularly timely these days in Italy, where the deeply rooted…
The Locarno Film Festival will fete Nanni Moretti with an extensive retro celebrating the Italo auteur and thesp who will be in Berlin with "Quiet Chaos."
Nanni Moretti starrer "Quiet Chaos," Italy's single Berlin competition entry, has opened at number one at the Italo box office marking this year's best debut locally for a non-mainstream pic.
Nanni Moretti starrer "Quiet Chaos," which is Italy's single Berlin competition entry, has opened at number one at the Italo box office, ahead of "Asterix at the Olympic Games," marking this year's…
Sicily lately lured Wim Wenders and Alfonso Arau. Piedmont has been hosting lots of hot Italo helmers including Dario Argento, whose upcoming "Giallo" is a U.S. production. Spike Lee just wrapped in…
Italy's liberal film community is bracing for "Berlusconi: The Return."
The European market has long been dominated by the international arms of the U.S. studios, while national distribs have eked out a living from local movies and whatever foreign indie product they can…
As expected, Italo President Giorgio Napolitano called on Tuesday for elections, which see Silvio Berlusconi poised to gain the country's prime minister seat for the third time since the media mogul…