ROME -- The 65th Locarno Film Festival will fete Johnnie To with a career Leopard celebrating the prolific Hong Kong multi-hyphenate.
The Venice Film Festival has tapped Italo thesp Pierfrancesco Favino to head the jury of its cutting-edge Horizons section.
ROME -- Michael Mann will preside over the main jury of the 69th Venice Film Festival.
ROME -- Sales of Matteo Garrone's Cannes Grand Prix-winner "Reality" are heating up with the Italo helmer's reality-TV themed drama going to nine territories, following its previously announced U.S…
ROME -- While Italo helmer Matteo Garrone is being greeted with a hero's welcome at home for scoring the Cannes Grand Prix with his "Reality," local exhibitors are bemoaning that Italo auds won't see…
CANNES -- A company looking to bridge the gap between Bollywood and Hollywood is being launched in Cannes by Canadian-Indian showbiz entrepreneur Daljit (DJ) Parmar who has teamed with U.S. producer…
Italo helmer Daniele Luchetti will shoot an autobiographical pic working-titled "Storia mitologica della mia famiglia" (Mythological Story of My Family), starring Kim Rossi Stuart.
The Venice Film Festival will launch a film lab that intends to shepherd first works through their entire production cycle, from development through distribution.
Italian Culture Minister Lorenzo Ornaghi and a high-powered Italo delegation came to Cannes on Tuesday to launch a new government effort to promote Italian cinema internationally and also to reassure…
Italy's Apulia, the region on the heel of the country's boot where U.S. soap "The Bold and The Beautiful" recently shot, is launching a new film fund to lure more international productions.
Italo helmer Paolo Sorrentino ("This Must Be the Place") will shoot "La grande bellezza" (The Great Beauty), a Rome-set pic, starring Toni Servillo ("Il Divo") and other top Italo talent Carlo…