ROME – Juliette Binoche is attached to star in female competition drama “The Wait” to be directed by first-time Italo helmer Piero Messina, assistant of recent foreign-language Oscar-winner Paolo…
French mini-major Pathe has taken world sales outside Italy on prominent Italo helmer Gabriele Salvatores’ new pic "The Invisible Boy," about a 13-year-old whose growing pains prompt supernatural…
Feature projects by some of the world’s leading auteurs, including Nanni Moretti, the Dardenne brothers, Abel Ferrara and Volker Schlondorff, are among 34 co-productions to share Euros 10.3 million…
There was little harmony among nations at the 58th "Eurovision Song Contest," held in Malmo, Sweden.
A densely packed, often astonishing cinematic feast that honors Rome in all its splendor and superficiality.
This alternately sensuous and silly pastiche suggests director Yann Gonzalez may be the next Almodovar or Ozon.
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…
Italo thesp-turned-helmer Michele Placido ("Vallanzasca") crosses the border into France for "The Lookout," a gritty cops-and-crooks caper in which the bad guys are in cahoots with a sniper.
Italy's contentious debate over euthanasia forms the backdrop to Marco Bellocchio's thought-provoking exploration of life, love and politics, "Dormant Beauty."
Fabio Conversi, the charismatic Italian expat behind Paris-based Babe Films and distribution banner Bellissima, has been an ally to some of Italy's most applauded contemporary filmmakers, including…