Anita Ekberg, immortalized by Italian director Federico Fellini in "La Dolce Vita," will play the lead in "Walter and Virginia," a romantic comedy from Swedish director Suzanne Osten.
Munich's district attorney's office is investigating German web Neun Live web for allegedly fraudulent business practices after the channel boosted revenue 187% to $66 million in 2002 thanks to…
Helmer Carlos Carrera's controversial cassock ripper "El Crimen del Padre Amaro" (The Crime of Father Amaro) dominated Tuesday's 45th Ariels, Mexico's film awards, winning nine statuettes, including…
Helmer Ferzan Ozpetek's ''La Finestra di Fronte'' (Facing Windows) scooped four statuettes at Italy's 2003 David di Donatello film awards in Rome Wednesday, including film and actor for Massimo…
The Nine Network has plugged two gaps in its exec ranks, hiring Jim Rudder as director of news and current affairs and Gary Fenton as head of sport.
Italy's fifth annual Far East Film Festival is withdrawing invitations to guests from areas at risk of the SARS virus, including Hong Kong, organizers said Wednesday.
Fox rolled to another Tuesday victory behind "American Idol," but NBC rocked with its two-hour Cher concert, which delivered the best numbers for a music special this season.
Looking to encourage local production, Venice Film Festival artistic director Moritz de Hadeln has skedded a retrospective on Italian producers for the 60th event this fall.
Madstone Theaters is launching Film Forward, a series of unreleased independent titles to debut commercially with exclusive playdates on the Gotham-based exhib's screens across the country as an…
More customers, higher prices and cost cuts have helped Shaw Communications, Canada's second-largest cabler, narrow its net loss to C$19.7 million ($13.4 million) for the fiscal second quarter from…
Hip-hopper Damon Dash's insider urban music world comedy "Death of a Dynasty," starring Jay-Z, will world premiere May 7 in a gala event at the second Tribeca Film Festival.