Al Pacino will get a lifetime achievement nod at the Rome Film Festival as part of the fest's tribute to New York's Actors Studio.
British visual artist-turned-helmer Steve McQueen, whose debut, "Hunger," about the death of Irish Republican Army leader Bobby Sands, scooped this year's Cannes Camera d'Or, is among nominees for…
The Locarno Film Festival has added two live-action manga features, including the international bow of "Kitaro and the Millennium Curse," plus vintage Japanese toons from the Shochiku stable, to its…
The Locarno Film Festival will pay tribute to Youssef Chahine, the Egyptian auteur who died this weekend, with a special Piazza Grande screening of his film "Destiny," which screened at the Swiss…
Darren Aronofsky's "The Wrestler," Jonathan Demme's "Rachel Getting Married," Kathryn Bigelow's "The Hurt Locker" and Joel and Ethan Coen's "Burn After Reading" will world preem at the 65th Venice…
Anjelica Huston has bowed out of her scheduled appearance at the Locarno Film Festival in Switzerland where she was to be feted with a lifetime achievement nod.
"Machan," a Sri Lanka-set caper marking the directorial debut of London-based producer Uberto Pasolini ("The Full Monty," "Palookaville"), is among 12 world preems set to unspool at Venice Days, the…
The Venice Film Festival's Critics' Week has unveiled a lineup comprising nine first works, eight of which are world preems, with a prevalence of caustic comedies and pics taking the pulse of…
The BBC's innovative skein "10 Days to War," reconstructing the countdown to military action in the 2003 Iraq war, was the big winner of the ambitious Rome Fiction Fest, which wrapped Saturday on a…
The Rome Fiction Fest gave Italy's insular TV world a healthy jolt of international star wattage strutting down the Adriano theater's orange carpet from July 7-12.
Is Italy underselling its permits for shooting at ancient monuments?