Rome mayor Gianni Alemanno and Nat Geo Music Channel on Friday unveiled a live Earth Day concert toplining Ben Harper which, besides spreading a green message, will boost the launch of the nascent…
Boosted by a bold new film fund launched in tandem with Los Angeles-based Endgame as well as a new services facility in Turin, Italy's Piedmont region is working hard to consolidate its status as…
The Locarno Film Festival will bestow its 2009 Excellence Award on Italo thesp Toni Servillo.
The deadly earthquake that rocked central Italy early Monday morning has shuttered filming on "Tutta la verità" (The Whole Truth), a costumer being made by Cattleya, the Italo indie in which…
Sony's publicity machine for "Angels and Demons" is in high gear with plans to world preem the "Da Vinci Code" prequel for the global press in Rome on May 3 and 4.
The Cannes Film Festival will celebrate the 50th anniversary of Federico Fellini's "La dolce vita" with the world preem of a documentary about the making of the maestro's classic Palm d'Or winner.
"Lost" stewards Damon Lindelof and Carlton Cuse will be feted by the Eternal City's expanding Rome Fiction Fest dedicated to international TV skeins.
Enraged by Silvio Berlusconi's culture cuts, Italy's performing arts community on Monday staged a "requiem for culture and Italian spectacle" in a Rome square with auteur Gianni Amelio and…
The budding Rome Fiction Fest, dedicated to international skeins, is playing with the big boys by forging a tie with the World Economic Forum in hopes that global moguls will warm to Italo dramas.
Throughout the ages, Europe has been beset by pirates of one kind or another.
The Venice Film Festival has tapped U.S.-based Ethiopian helmer Haile Gerima and Spanish avant-garde auteur Pere Portabella to head two section juries.