The European market has long been dominated by the international arms of the U.S. studios, while national distribs have eked out a living from local movies and whatever foreign indie product they can…
As expected, Italo President Giorgio Napolitano called on Tuesday for elections, which see Silvio Berlusconi poised to gain the country's prime minister seat for the third time since the media mogul…
Silvio Berlusconi is one step closer to returning to power as Italian prime minister after attempts to form an interim government failed Monday.
U.S. actor/director Robert Englund, best known as Freddie Kruger in the "A Nightmare on Elm Street" franchise, will direct "The Vij," a dark gothic fantasy in which Christopher Lee is attached to…
With four more years looming on the Lido, Venice Film Fest topper Marco Mueller finally has a chance to take the event to a higher plateau.
In a crowded European Film Market, some titles are creating a stir among international buyers and sellers.
The European Court of Justice has ruled that the allocation of Italy's TV airwaves stifles competition. The finding could force Silvio Berlusconi's Mediaset to relinquish its Rete 4 station and also…
Franco-Tunisian producer Tarak Ben Ammar is poised to raise his stake in Italian TV production company Lux Vide. Move follows his recent acquisition of Italo film distrib Eagle Pictures.
Italian producer Angelo Barbagallo has boarded Abbas Kiarostami's "The Certified Copy," starring Juliette Binoche. Pic is set to start shooting in March in Tuscany.
In the 1980s Silvio Berlusconi broke pubcaster RAI's broadcasting monopoly by launching commercial TV in Italy. Now his son Piersilvio is breaking Rupert Murdoch's monopoly on Italo pay TV.
Silvio Berlusconi is back in the running to become Italy's prime minister following the fall Thursday of the center-left government headed by Romano Prodi, who defeated the Italian media mogul in the…
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