Silvio Berlusconi has been definitively acquitted by Italy's highest court on charges that he sought to bribe judges in a case pertaining to a battle to buy food congolomerate SME.
As goodwill ambassadors for Hollywood's political pics, Tom Cruise and Robert Redford were well cast.
Italy's indie film distributors are increasingly making "go mainstream" their mantra.
Tyro Polish helmer Slawomir Fabicki has won the top prize at the Rome Film Festival's New Cinema Network co-production mart for "Bonobo Jingo."
Tom Cruise underplayed the politics, leaving it to Robert Redford to lash out against the U.S. wars in Afghanistan and Iraq at the center of "Lions for Lambs," for which the pair held their first…
Francis Ford Coppola galvanized the Rome Film Festival, where his "Youth Without Youth" world-preemed to mixed reaction, prompting plenty of debate over the film, while Coppola's meetings with press…
The Rome Film Festival kicked off Oct. 18 with a double dose of Italo star power provided by Sophia Loren, who received a lifetime achievement award, and Monica Bellucci, who stars in Gallic gangster…
Wild Bunch has taken a minority stake in leading Italian indie distrib BIM Distribuzione, adding a third territory to the Gallic group's fledgling pan-European network.
The Rome Film Festival kicked off Thursday with a mega-dose of Italo star power as Sophia Loren and Andrea Bocelli opened the proceedings, while Monica Bellucci broke in the Auditorium red carpet…
The European Union is spearheading an effort to help preserve the fading film legacy of all countries overlooking the Mediterranean Basin, including Egypt, Israel and Turkey.
Rupert Murdoch's Sky Italia paybox Tuesday blasted production quotas being drafted by the Italian government and threatened to break its existing pact with producers' orgs Anica and API if they…