Italo helmer Giuseppe Tornatore is in early stages on "The Best Offer," an unconventional romancer with an Alpine setting being developed with coin from the new BLS South Tyrol -- Alto Adige film…
The Locarno Film Festival's Open Doors co-production mart will focus on French-speaking Sub-Saharan Africa this year.
Despite economic turbulence, Italy recently renewed its tax credits for international productions through 2013, prompting the country's myriad regional funds to increase efforts to lure shoots.
The Rome Film Festival kicked off Thursday with "The Lady" providing gravitas and glitz as helmer Luc Besson, stars Michelle Yeoh and David Thewlis walked down an elaborately decorated red carpet.
Rupert Murdoch's Sky Italia is expected to overtake Silvio Berlusconi's Mediaset as Italy's top commercial TV player in 2013, as the country's advertising market looks likely to suffer the long-term…
Like Berlin, and unlike Venice, Rome has a separate section dedicated to youth cinema, featuring a mix of meticulously selected titles, largely by tyke helmers, in addition to more mainstream goods…
Market gives young event a toehold in crowded international festival circuit
The Sami village of Kautokeino, Norway, is getting ready to host the world's first Indigenous Film Conference, to be attended by a lucky clutch of filmmakers and execs who will congregate in the…
The U.S. bow of Emanuele Crialese's "Terraferma," which is Italy's foreign-language Oscar contender, will open the 8th Cinema Italian Style showcase, which will run Nov. 10-15 at Hollywood's Egyptian…
ROME - A Milan court on Tuesday ruled against indicting Silvio Berlusconi in a tax fraud case centered around multimillion-dollar Hollywood movie rights purchased by the Italian premier and media…