Nanni Moretti starrer "Quiet Chaos," which is Italy's single Berlin competition entry, has opened at number one at the Italo box office, ahead of "Asterix at the Olympic Games," marking this year's…
Sicily lately lured Wim Wenders and Alfonso Arau. Piedmont has been hosting lots of hot Italo helmers including Dario Argento, whose upcoming "Giallo" is a U.S. production. Spike Lee just wrapped in…
Italy's liberal film community is bracing for "Berlusconi: The Return."
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.