It's official: George Clooney's political thriller "The Ides of March" will open the 68th Venice Film Festival.
Portuguese producer Paulo Branco will preside over the jury of the 64th Locarno Film Festival, which has announced its full roster of jurors.
Silvio Berlusconi's stinging back-to-back defeats at the polls in the past two weeks are being called an Italian Spring by those who hope the long-ruling TV tycoon-turned-politico's star is finally…
The Venice Film Festival has tapped Thai auteur Apichatpong Weerasethakul to head the jury of its cutting-edge Horizons section.
Europe's largest exhibition chain, Odeon and UCI Cinemas, is further expanding its leadership position in Italy by purchasing seven new plexes for a total of 51 new Italo screens.
Italian voters have overturned four laws passed by Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi's government, including one giving the media mogul partial immunity from prosecution.
Italy's RAI Cinema is trimming its international acquisitions budget and upping investments in its local production pipeline, where new works by prominent helmers Ferzan Ozpetek, Pappi Corsicato and…
As "Jersey Shore" nears the wrap of its Florence shoot, the cradle of the Renaissance may be warming a bit to the Guidos and Guidettes.
After a decade in the doldrums, Italy's film industry is in the midst of a revitalization, thanks largely to new tax breaks for film production that are reshaping the economics of the biz, and luring…
Italy's cutting-edge Maga Animation Studio is producing the first animated TV series in stereoscopic 3D expected to air on pubcaster RAI, the country's top broadcaster.