Tim Burton will receive the Golden Lion for career achievement from the Venice Film Festival, which will also honor the helmer with a Tim Burton Day.
In its first European outing "Death of a President" opened to moribund biz in Italy where distrib Lucky Red parlayed media attention for the mockumentary into a TV sale to Italo web La 7.
Italian TV is being forced to clean up its act as regulators ban late night soft porn in a move that marks the end of an era. The Communications Authority has issued a permanent ban outlawing soft…
Los Angeles-based Endgame Entertainment has joined the $32 million film fund being launched by Italy's Piedmont Film Commission as a mixed private and public enterprise.
The Milan trial that sees Silvio Berlusconi and British lawyer David Mills accused of corruption in connection with a web of offshore companies at the former prime minister's Mediaset broadcaster got…
In its first European outing "Death of a President" is triggering turmoil in Italy where about 30% of the mockumentary's bookings have been pulled ahead of its March 16 release, just as many of the…
More than 60 years after Benito Mussolini's death, the fascist-era's dark days are turning into a hot cinematic commodity in Italy, where helmers are mining the country's two decades suffered under…
Silvio Berlusconi's Mediaset has won a bid for TV rights to a large chunk of the Cecchi Gori Group film library in the final act of former Italo movie mogul Vittorio Cecchi Gori's financial collapse.
Los Angeles-based entrepreneur and producer Alfredo Cuomo was indicted Wednesday as the Milan trial that sees Silvio Berlusconi facing fraud charges in connection with Hollywood content deals done by…
Italo helmer Marco Bellocchio will tackle the touchy subject of fascist dictator Benito Mussolini's illegitimate son in a film being developed by RAI Cinema.
U.S. helmer Abel Ferrara will shoot an Italo noir set in Naples, based on Italian novel "Pericle il nero" (Pericles the Black Man).