With Italian pics humming ever more steadily at the home box office, it's a no-brainer for Eagle to be going into local production.
Cannes Film Festival
If anybody has the pulse of Italy's rapidly changing movie market, it's Maria Grazia Vairo, Eagle Pictures' head of acquisitions.
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