Tim Burton held court Thursday at the Venice Film Festival, where he got a Golden Lion for lifetime achievement and unspooled an eight-minute sneak peek of his "Sweeney Todd" adaptation.
GreeneStreet Films Intl. has sold U.S. helmer John August's debut, "The Nines," to distribs for a slew of countries at the Venice Film Festival.
Bob Dylan dominated the Venice Film Festival on Tuesday as Todd Haynes' biopic "I'm Not There" split critics but set off a praise wave for the singer-songwriter on the Lido.
Brits disembarked on the Lido as the Venice Film Festival kicked off its 75th anni on Aug. 29.
Artist Julian Schnabel has bagged the Gucci Group Award dedicated to personalities outside the movie industry who have made an outstanding contribution to film for his pic, "The Diving Bell and the…
The spirit of the 70s is firing up the Venice Film Festival, where — just past the midpoint — sex, war, politics, corporate evils and spiritual quests, depicted in star-driven Yank passion pics, are…
Babelgum, the global Internet TV network owned by Italo media magnate Silvio Scaglia, launched a high profile online film fest at the Venice Film Festival Saturday, with Spike Lee on hand as its…
George Clooney disembarked on the Lido Friday, armed with his customary charm offensive to tub-thump legal thriller "Michael Clayton."
Italo culture minister Francesco Rutelli speedboated to the Lido on Friday to lay out solid-sounding plans for new digs, which the 75-year-old Venice Film Festival has been waiting 50 years for.
New Line has sold all Italian rights to "Rush Hour 3" to Lucky Red, in a further indication the former arthouse player is entering mainstream distribution.
The Venice Film Festival kicked off its 75th anniversary Wednesday with an invigorating shot of youth as sophomore Brit helmer Joe Wright's World War II romance "Atonement" pleased auds and the…