The Venice Film Festival's independently run Venice Days, modeled on Cannes' Directors' Fortnight, has unveiled its lineup of 10 pics, including nine world preems.
ROME -- The Venice Film Festival's 27th Critics' Week has unveiled its lineup of nine first works, including eight world preems, in which women directors feature prominently.
Variety has partnered with the Venice Biennale to produce English-language dailies for the new Venice Film Market, which will run Aug. 30-Sept. 3 during the Venice Film Festival.
ROME -- Mira Nair's political thriller "The Reluctant Fundamentalist" will open the 69th Venice Film Festival, which will unveil its slimmed-down lineup on Thursday.
ROME -- A planned revamp of Rome's Cinecitta studios is sparking heated employee protests -- and in the middle of the controversy last week, a fire broke out inside its Studio 5 soundstage, where…
ROME -- Mexican thesp Gael Garcia Bernal will be feted by the Locarno Film Festival with an Excellence Award during a ceremony before a screening of Chilean helmer Pablo Larrain's "No," in which he…
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…
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…
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