New York-born Gallic auteur Eugene Green is set to return behind the camera with "La Sapience," a film inspired by the life and work of daring 17th-century architect Francesco Borromini.
With ad spending and ratings down, the ax is falling on Italian pubcaster RAI, with cutbacks set to shut down its North American outpost, along with several foreign bureaus and other international…
Former Venice Film Festival topper Marco Mueller is being backed by Italy's motion picture association Anica to head the Rome Film Festival in a significant move that aims to break a protracted…
ROME -- Former Venice Film Festival topper Marco Mueller is being backed by Italy's motion picture association ANICA to head the Rome Film Festival, in a significant move that aims to break a…
On July 21, 2001, during the Genoa G8 summit, British journalist Mark Covell was beaten to a pulp and left for dead, bleeding on the ground outside the Diaz Pascoli school amid hundreds of Italian…
ROME -- Film admissions across the European Union dipped slightly to 960 million tickets sold in 2011, earning an estimated $8 billion, thanks mostly to a memorable Gallic year and more muscular…
ROME -- News Corp.'s Italian paybox Sky Italia saw significant growth in the last quarter despite the country's economic crisis, which is instead impacting rival Mediaset Premium.
ROME -- U.S. film critic Deborah Young has ankled as artistic director of Italy's Taormina Film Festival.
ROME -- National Geographic Channel is going all out recounting Italy's Costa Concordia cruise ship tragedy with two separate docus.
ROME -- Silvio Berlusconi has been indicted in a case involving wiretaps and leaked information, which worsens legal woes for the Italo media mogul and former premier.
Gallic fashion house Louis Vuitton is forging ties with Italy's film community by teaming up with the country's oldest film school, while also opening a flagship shop in a former Roman cinema.