Does Italy have "Talent"?
The Locarno Film Festival will focus on cinema from Central Asia in its Open Doors co-production mart dedicated to emerging cinematographies.
Italo multihyphenate Nanni Moretti has anointed Gallic superstar Michel Piccoli, 83, to play an angst-ridden contempo pontiff for his upcoming comedy "We Have a Pope."
Two years after Italo journo Roberto Saviano's international best-seller "Gomorra" was adapted by helmer Matteo Garrone into a hit gritty anti-Mafia pic, another Saviano tome is headed for the big…
Italo state entity Cinecitta Luce is taking its cue from Hollywood and forging closer ties with India.
Is cross-border collaboration becoming more fertile?
Helmer Marco Tullio Giordana will tackle Italy's most infamous act of postwar political terrorism.
When Claudio Gubitosi was 17, he got an idea for an event exploring what was then the obscure ghettolike world of cinema for kids.
Serbian helmer Emir Kusturica is in advanced negotiations for Johnny Depp to star as Mexican revolutionary hero Pancho Villa.
Hollywood movies command a whopping 65% of the Italian box office so far this year.
Pope Benedict XVI recently played host to such celebs as Andrea Bocelli, Placido Domingo and F. Murray Abraham.