The 68th Venice Film Festival kicks off today with George Clooney's political drama "The Ides of March" world preeming on the Lido, where boatloads of A-list talent are set to disembark, bolstering…
The Doha Film Institute has tapped former Rotterdam Film Festival programmer Ludmila Cvikova as its head of international programming.
Luc Besson's Aung San Suu Kyi biopic "The Lady" will open the Rome Film Festival on Oct. 27 with the Gallic helmer and stars Michelle Yeoh and David Thewlis in tow.
Perhaps because it's feeling a bit besieged locally, Rome is creating a bridgehead with London this year.
After tackling thorny issues pertaining to church, state and repressive forces in Italy for more than 40 years, Marco Bellocchio isn't about to mellow out now.
In awarding Marco Bellocchio its Lifetime Achievement Golden Lion, the Venice Film Festival is calling him one of the greatest and most influential Italian filmmakers in recent decades
Iconoclastic filmmaker dedicates his career to confronting polite society.
This year boatloads of big-name directors are disembarking on the Lido with hot films unspooling in competish. Despite all the attention they will surely attract, many eyes are on the fest's…
Call it the curse of the Lido's new Palazzo del Cinema. Plans to build new digs for the Venice fest have fallen through at least three times since 1938, when its current palazzo was built.
Landing two features in the Lido competish is a first for leading Italian shingle Cattleya, in which U has a 20% stake.