"Elizabeth: The Golden Age" will have its international bow at the RomeFilmFest, opening the Premiere gala section with protag Cate Blanchett and helmer Shekhar Kapur expected on the red carpet.
Warner Bros. has upped Paolo Ferrari, its long-time key Italian exec, to president and managing director, Warner Bros. Entertainment Italy.
Julian Schnabel is among the nominees announced by the Gucci Group and the Venice Film Festival for the Gucci Group Award, dedicated to personalities outside the movie industry who have made an…
British telepic "Perfect Parents," an ITV thriller about an atheist couple who put their daughter in a Catholic school with disastrous consequences, took the top nod at the RomaFictionFest.
The Venice Film Festival has selected Chinese actioner "Blood Brothers," from first-time helmer Alexi Tan, as the closer for its 64th edition.
Blighty's Alchemy Television and Italy's Lux Vide are in advanced negotiations with the BBC on "War and Peace," the Lux-produced mega skein that world preems Friday at the RomaFictionFest.
"Hairspray" will unspool at the 60th Locarno Intl. Film Festival.
Silvio Berlusconi's Mediaset is tightening its grip on content producers Endemol and Medusa.
The RomeFilmFest is going for Gallic flair, opening with Alain Corneau's gangster pic remake "Le deuxieme souffle" ("Second Breath"), for which stars Monica Bellucci and Daniel Auteuil are expected…
Spike Lee engaged the Italian press with some anti-Hollywood ranting as he unveiled his WWII project about the plight of black American soldiers fighting the German army in Tuscany.
The upcoming Locarno Intl. Film Festival will focus on cinema from the Middle East in its Open Doors co-production mart, which has selected 13 projects coming from Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon…