ROME -- Flames ripped through Rome's Cinecitta Studios' historic Studio 5 overnight Thursday, damaging the inside of the soundstage long associated with Federico Fellini and prompting speculation of…
The Venice Film Festival has announced the full jury rosters of its cutting edge section Horizons and its Lion of the Future prize for best feature debut.
ROME -- Discovery Networks Italy has inked a first-look deal with Ben Silverman's Electus that will bring non-scripted content, including Elle Macpherson's "Fashion Star" reality show, to Italian…
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Each year a different theme drives discussions at Giffoni, and this year, "Happiness" has been chosen in an attempt to reaffirm to young people that it can exist even in tough times, just as the…
ROME - The Venice Film Festival has announced its full roster for the main jury which will comprise actresses Samantha Morton and Laetitia Casta, helmers Matteo Garrone, Ari Folman and Pablo Trapero…
Rupert Murdoch's Sky Italia paybox has won a key victory against Italo pubcaster RAI after a Rome court ruled that RAI violated its public service charter by preventing access to Sky subscribers from…
ROME -- Italo helmer Paolo Sorrentino's Sean Penn-starrer "This Must Be the Place" took the best director prize at the 67th edition of Italy's Silver Ribbons film awards on Saturday.
ROME -- Universal Pictures Intl. has signed a three-year deal to distrib content either produced or purchased by Aurelio De Laurentiis' Filmauro banner in Italy.
ROME -- Rupert Murdoch's Sky Italia paybox is launching Sky on demand in Italy, stepping up its competition with Silvio Berlusconi's Mediaset, and following similar Sky services in the U.K. and…
ROME -- U.S. multihyphenate Roger Avary, whose producer credits include "Pulp Fiction," has joined the Locarno Film Festival competition jury.