Hot on the heels of her foreign-language Oscar for "In a Better World," Danish helmer Susanne Bier is set to shoot "All You Need Is Love," a lighter pic, set in Italy's Amalfi coast.
A new film fund from Italy's autonomous Trentino Alto-Adige region is up and running with Euros 5 million ($7 million) at its disposal, and a Euros 1.5 million ($2 million) limit for each project.
Italo multihyphenate Gianni Di Gregorio's "The Salt of Life," his followup to sleeper hit "Mid-August Lunch," has been sold by London-based Fandango Portobello to 10 more territories following its…
Italy has extended tax breaks for local and foreign shoots through 2013. But the cash-strapped Italo government is financing these generous incentives with a new tax on movie tickets, triggering an…
Is unrest in the Arab world causing a production freeze in the Middle East?
It doesn't happen often that an American colossus like Viacom sets its sights on an Italian animation studio -- and then, rather than snapping it up outright, agrees to purchase just a minority stake.
Monica Bellucci is set to topline "Rhinos Season," Iranian helmer Bahman Ghobadi's follow-up to arthouse hit "No One Knows About Persian Cats."
Two years after its launch in Italy, Fox Intl. Channels' Fox Retro station is proving a top draw on Rupert Murdoch's Sky Italia paybox, leading to the likely launch of FIC's vintage skeins station…
The Venice Film Festival is finally making a push to become more competitively priced and user-friendly.
Italo A-list actor Stefano Accorsi is developing "Versus," a high-profile thriller centered around the contempo international jewel heist gang known as the Pink Panthers.
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Heaven is for Real1Daily:$3.7M Cumulative:$3.7M Sony / TriStar 0.00%
Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier2Daily:$3.5M Cumulative:$170.6M Disney -25.44%
Rio 23Daily:$3.0M Cumulative:$49.3M Fox -28.83%