Prada women's-only label Miu Miu has stepped into film production with a series of festival-friendly shorts called "The Miu Miu Women's Tales," that will become a Venice Film Festival fixture.
The Lido did the moonwalk on Friday as Spike Lee's "Bad 25" documentary world preemed at the Venice Film Festival, 25 years to the day after Michael Jackson's chart-topping album was released.
The Venice Film Festival on Friday launched its Biennale College in tandem with Gucci, which will shepherd microbudget first works through their entire production cycle, from development through…
Around 200 guests attended Starwood and Variety’s annual pre-opening-day Venice party on Tuesday on the rooftop terrace of the historic Hotel Danieli. The theme was James Bond, which inspired a wide…
After opening Venice, Mira Nair's "The Reluctant Fundamentalist" will have its Middle East premiere in November at the Doha Tribeca Film Festival, which has also announced the appointment of Issa M…
The Venice Film Festival on Thursday paid tribute to Michael Cimino, screening a full-length, digitally restored print of "Heaven's Gate," prompting the helmer to reminisce about the heavily cut…
Battered by the economic crisis, European soccer and a scarcity of strong product, Italy's summer box office take plunged 36% to €87 million ($109 million) between May 1 and Aug. 19, on admissions…
VENICE - The 69th Venice Film Festival kicked off Wednesday with a mix of politics, spectacle, and stars for its opening ceremony, followed by the bow of Mira Nair's "The Reluctant Fundamentalist."
The Venice Film Festival bows its inaugural film mart today in a bid to become the first place to do deals after the summer, ahead of Toronto and the American Film Market, and regain the industry…
When the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attack hit the U.S., Mira Nair was on a plane to Toronto having won the Venice Golden Lion for "Monsoon Wedding" two days earlier.
ROME -- Renewal is in the air as the 69th Venice Film Festival kicks off Wednesday with a new artistic director, the fest's first bona-fide market, mildly improved digs and the premiere of Mira…