Model-turned-thesp Vanessa Hessler, 25, is a regular Italo TV ratings-grabber via miniseries where her roles include a saint, several princesses and a girl from Kentucky who inherits an Italian…
A Castle in Italy
Naked capitalism hit the screen at Cannes, but it was steamy "Blue" that bared the fest's soul.
MADRID — Deeply personal, tragic recollections from a former teen-victim of Pol Pot's genocide hardly seem the feel-good fare that arthouse distributors worldwide are held now to crave. So, coming…
The helmer's third semi-autobiographical feature touches on themes of mortality and middle-aged panic in a mostly breezy, intelligent style.
Egypt's Ismailia Intl. Film Festival is launching the first co-production mart dedicated exclusively to documentaries in the Middle East and North Africa. It's the first move made by its new topper…
Re-enforcing the growing film axis between Chile and France, Paris-based Rezo has re-upped with Chilean director Cristian Jimenez (pictured) and producer Bruno Bettati, tying down international…
Have fun, but be careful. Crime rises when unemployment is up, and French unemployment is up. Big crowds attract pickpockets, but locals say they've gotten more brazen.
Italo auteur Marco Bellocchio will be back behind the camera this summer to shoot "La prigione di Bobbio," which Gaul's Rezo Films is selling at Cannes. Bellocchio's long-gestating project is based…
Cate Blanchett will star in helmer-scribe David Mamet's "Blackbird," a present-day Hitchcockian nailbiter turning on a secret explanation for the 1963 assassination of U.S. president John F. Kennedy…
It’s all about glitz and iron this weekend at the domestic box office as “Iron Man 3″ in its soph sesh and opener “The Great Gatsby” lead the pack with $19.8 million and $19.4 million from Friday…
Driven by the discreet charm of lead Craig Robinson, writer-helmer Tina Gordon Chism's domestic comedy holds together just well enough.