The 68th Venice Film Festival kicks off today with George Clooney's political drama "The Ides of March" world preeming on the Lido, where boatloads of A-list talent are set to disembark, bolstering…
The Doha Film Institute has tapped former Rotterdam Film Festival programmer Ludmila Cvikova as its head of international programming.
Luc Besson's Aung San Suu Kyi biopic "The Lady" will open the Rome Film Festival on Oct. 27 with the Gallic helmer and stars Michelle Yeoh and David Thewlis in tow.
Iconoclastic filmmaker dedicates his career to confronting polite society.
This year boatloads of big-name directors are disembarking on the Lido with hot films unspooling in competish. Despite all the attention they will surely attract, many eyes are on the fest's…
Call it the curse of the Lido's new Palazzo del Cinema. Plans to build new digs for the Venice fest have fallen through at least three times since 1938, when its current palazzo was built.
Landing two features in the Lido competish is a first for leading Italian shingle Cattleya, in which U has a 20% stake.
Six years after bursting on the fest circuit, the Rome Film Festival is, understandably, still sharpening its identity. But what keeps becoming clearer each year, is that Italo pols rep a systematic…
Marco Mueller, now in his eighth (and possibly final) year assembling the Venice lineup, is calling this edition the one "closest to my vision."
Perhaps because it's feeling a bit besieged locally, Rome is creating a bridgehead with London this year.