Roberto Benigni will make his U.S. stage debut with "Tutto Dante" (Everything About Dante), a one-man show in which the Italo multihyphenate recites and expounds on verse from Dante Alighieri's…
Bestselling Brazilian scribe Paulo Coelho is brewing pics with a witch and an alchemist on the Croisette.
Italy's most infamous act of postwar political terrorism, the Piazza Fontana massacre, will get its first cinematic depiction in a high-profile pic being developed by Cattleya, the indie stable in…
Silvio Berlusconi, the Italian Prime Minister and controller of the Mediaset broadcast empire, faced demands on Wednesday that he stand trial, after a Milan court published its account of how he had…
Enzo G. Castellari, the Italian genre master who in 1978 helmed the G.I.'s-on-a-mission movie "The Inglorious Bastards," which inspired Quentin Tarantino's "Inglourious Basterds," is in Cannes on a…
Andrej Wajda will be honored by Italy's Giffoni Film Festival for children where the revered Polish auteur will hold a master class about his pic "Katyn," which reveals how Soviet troops…
Italy's film production and promotion entity, Cinecitta Luce, is poised to boost its role as a local industry driver.
Young Italian producer Mario Gianani shepherded Marco Bellocchio's Benito Mussolini drama "Vincere," which unspools in the competish Tuesday, and is on the Croisette with high hopes for the pic…
The Ischia Global Film & Music Fest has recruited a robust lineup of international talent and industry heavyweights for the informal extravaganza on the Italo isle.
Italo auteur Gianni Amelio will shoot an adaptation of celebrated Israeli author A.B. Yehoshua's "Friendly Fire," a novel set in Tel Aviv and in Tanzania that interweaves contempo life in Israel and…
Famed Italian region Tuscany has joined the growing ranks of Italo hot spots looking to lure to film productions with incentives.