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?
David Cronenberg and Michael Cimino will attend the Rome Film Festival, where Robert De Niro/Al Pacino starrer "Righteous Kill" is expected to unspool in the official selection of the event, which is…
The Dalai Lama is expected to attend a Rome Film Festival tribute to Tibet, featuring classic pro-Tibetan docudrama "Windhorse" and including previously unseen works by Tibetan directors.
Bowing to pressure from Italy's enraged film community, the Silvio Berlusconi-led government has reintroduced film production tax incentives and averted a threatened boycott of the Venice Film…
Tunisian-born helmer Abdelatif Kechiche will head the jury of the Venice Film Festival's Golden Lion of the Future prize for best work by a first-time director.
Agent Ed Limato and Relativity Media topper Ryan Kavanaugh will be feted by Italy's sixth Ischia Global Film and Music fest, which is hosting a confab on Italo/U.S. co-productions packed with…