Endemol chief operating officer Marco Bassetti has rescinded his bid to buy the film library of Vittorio Cecchi Gori, in a move that could allow Italy's once mighty movie mogul to hold on to one of…
France and Italy, Europe's bastions of national filmmaking pride, have long fought Hollywood's presence on their movie screens with dogged protectionism. Now both countries are busy breaking those…
In Italy, the recessionary ad-spend drop is prompting terrestrial broadcasters to drastically slash their already modest movie buying. Shrinking TV revenue is very bad news for smaller local players.
Matteo Garrone's naturalistic crimer "Gomorrah" made a killing at Italy's David di Donatello prizes, scooping statuettes for best picture, director, screenplay, producer, editor, sound and original…
"Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince" will open the 39th edition of Italy's Giffoni Film Festival for children.
The Venice Film Festival will unspool a second installment of its revered vintage cinema Italiano retro titled "These Phantoms 2: Italian Cinema Rediscovered."
When Italian producer Domenico Procacci started his Fandango shingle in 1989, it was a commitment not just to a new business but also to personal growth.
A chronology of the key moments in Fandango's 20-year history.
The Locarno Film Festival has announced a large portion of its main juries.
Three years after "The Da Vinci Code" raised ire among Catholics, Sony took its follow-up film "Angels and Demons" right up to the Vatican's doorstep, bowing the film Monday at Rome's Parco della…
Before he became prime minister, Silvio Berlusconi was a consummate media mogul and manipulator. So why not bring all those talents to bear in the political arena?