If you're looking to acquire a title hailing from Italy this Cannes, chances are you won't spend much time in the offices of the half-dozen Italo sales agents dotted up and down the Croisette.
Italian auds will soon be getting their first Hollywood summer in a distribution breakthrough, which is expected to fire up box office growth all year- round. Beach-blessed Italy has in the past…
In a land where financing a movie out of your own pocket is unheard of, producer Aurelio De Laurentiis sticks out like Mount Vesuvius, the active volcano overlooking his native Naples.
Before Riccardo Tozzi launched his shingle Cattleya with the aim of churning out a new breed of Italian movies that could recapture local auds, many Italian teenagers had never seen a single…
Projects in various stages of production
Will Silvio Berlusconi's Endemol purchase, in partnership with its founder John de Mol, shake up Italy's TV landscape by destabilizing the dynamics of the country's notoriously entrenched duopoly?
RAI, the Italo pubcaster where pols of all stripes have long been known to wield a highly anomalous degree of influence, will get a management structure makeover designed to finally make the…
Twenty-six-year-old Jasmine Trinca was a high school student who had never remotely contemplated acting when Nanni Moretti selected her to play his daughter in "The Son's Room."
Nobody, not even his mother, recognized Pierfrancesco Favino in his first Hollywood role: a cameo as Christopher Columbus in "Night at the Museum."
While John de Mol's return may prompt an executive stampede at Endemol, Mediaset is making it crystal clear that the Dutch TV content provider and the top Italo commercial web will continue to be run…
Wim Wenders will shoot a Palermo, Italy-set drama, marking the Teutonic helmer's return to feature filmmaking in a European setting after more than a decade.