Emerging from nearly 20 years of international sanctions, Libya is looking to put a fresh face on its global image. And what better place to start than in Hollywood?
The much-shrunk Mifed reached its final stretch, with some sellers boasting brisk business while bemoaning plans for next year's link with the Venice Film Festival. But some view the end of the mart…
The 71st Mifed film market kicked off Tuesday with an air of gloomy demise wafting through the Fiera di Milano's almost deserted hallways, as sellers in half the usual number of stands remained…
Buyers who don't find what they're looking for at this year's Mifed, may want to do some shopping at Prada. The first Tribeca Film Festival, hosted by Fondazione Prada, takes place concurrently with…
After vowing to put up a fight, Mifed capitulated sooner than expected. Crowded out of fall by the American Film Market's move to November, the 46-year-old Milan mart retreated into a post-Mipcom…
Mifed has reached an agreement with the Venice Film Festival under which the Italo mart will gradually move from Milan to the Lido, with plans for its 2005 edition to start in Milan and end on the…
Mifed has conceded defeat -- but it's not dead yet. When the American Film Market aligned with the AFI Festival and moved from February to November, many believed the date change foretold the demise…
Gianni Amelio's father-and-handicapped-son drama, "The House Keys," is Italy's contender in Oscar's foreign-language category.
Following a production hiatus, HBO's ambitious epic "Rome" is forging ahead with an increased budget, a new exec producer and Italo pubcaster RAI on board as associate producer.
Aiming to become a more competitive European production hub, Rome's Cinecitta Studios has closed a long-in-the-works deal to acquire rival Roma Studios for E30 million ($37 million).
Marco Muller today will receive the greenlight to head the Venice Intl. Film Festival for the next three years. Fest parent org the Venice Biennale broadly approved Muller's first edition, which…