Deal or no deal?
Italy's film community is up in arms over possible cutbacks in film funding coin at pubcaster RAI, just as the country's new government is being installed to implement a draconian austerity plan.
Silvio Berlusconi resigned Saturday as Italy's prime minister, ending an anomalous 17-year era in Italian politics marked by the billionaire media mogul's dual role as the country's leading pol and…
Eighteen years after becoming the first media mogul to be elected prime minister, Silvio Berlusconi is losing his political power.
The Italo bow of Bennett Miller's "Moneyball" will open the 29th Turin Film Festival, where U.S. pics feature prominently amid a rich roster of international ultra-indie fare.
ROME -- Silvio Berlusconi on Tuesday promised to resign after a key vote indicated that the Italo media mogul and prime minister no longer has a majority in parliament.
Europe's digital cinema rollout is benefiting Hollywood at the expense of European cinema.
Sebastian Borensztein's Argentine comedy "Chinese Takeaway" was the big winner at the sixth Rome Film Festival, which wrapped on a positive note Friday.
Admissions in Italy are currently down about 10% to 55 million for the first half of 2011, while the market for local pics is up about 10% to a whopping roughly 40% share.
ROME -- Prominent Italo and international TV exec Giorgio Gori has stepped down from his posts as prexy of Zodiak Active, CEO Zodiak South Europe and Latin America, and prexy of Magnolia, the shingle…