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…
ROME - The Venice Film Festival has announced its full roster for the main jury which will comprise actresses Samantha Morton and Laetitia Casta, helmers Matteo Garrone, Ari Folman and Pablo Trapero…
Rupert Murdoch's Sky Italia paybox has won a key victory against Italo pubcaster RAI after a Rome court ruled that RAI violated its public service charter by preventing access to Sky subscribers from…
ROME -- Italo helmer Paolo Sorrentino's Sean Penn-starrer "This Must Be the Place" took the best director prize at the 67th edition of Italy's Silver Ribbons film awards on Saturday.
ROME -- Universal Pictures Intl. has signed a three-year deal to distrib content either produced or purchased by Aurelio De Laurentiis' Filmauro banner in Italy.
ROME -- Rupert Murdoch's Sky Italia paybox is launching Sky on demand in Italy, stepping up its competition with Silvio Berlusconi's Mediaset, and following similar Sky services in the U.K. and…
ROME -- U.S. multihyphenate Roger Avary, whose producer credits include "Pulp Fiction," has joined the Locarno Film Festival competition jury.
ROME -- Rome-based Intramovies is branching out into theatrical distribution in Italy, where the film market is in flux.
ROME -- Ken Loach will be feted by the 30th Turin Film Festival, Italy's pre-eminent indie event, which has also picked Paolo Sorrentino as jury prexy.
Crime may not pay. But it can get you from the jailhouse to the arthouse in Italy.
Having lured global eyeballs with fairies, Italian TV animation mogul Iginio Straffi is aiming to conquer American moviegoers with warriors.