ROME — Paolo Sorrentino’s "The Great Beauty," a tribute to Rome’s decadence and magnificence amid Italy’s current paralysis, is Italy’s candidate for the foreign-language Academy Award race…
LONDON — “Le Grand Cahier” (The Notebook) has been selected as the official Hungarian entry for the Academy Awards‘ foreign-language film category. Janos Szasz’s pic, which won the Karlovy Vary Intl…
Naked capitalism hit the screen at Cannes, but it was steamy "Blue" that bared the fest's soul.
A densely packed, often astonishing cinematic feast that honors Rome in all its splendor and superficiality.
Bobby Paunescu and Jared Underwood's Solar Entertainment Group has allied with Romanian entrepreneur Dragos Savulescu to launch Solar Studios in Bucharest. The partnership, announced in Cannes…
Italo helmer Saverio Costanzo (“Private,” “The Solitude of Prime Numbers”) will helm “Limonov,” an adaptation of the eponymous bestseller by Gallic author Emmanuele Carrere depicting the adventurous…
Beta Cinema has inked further sales on Berlinale winner "Child's Pose" and German box-office hit "Oh Boy." Both pics are almost sold out. Beta has closed deals on Calin Peter Netzer's "Child's Pose"…
Prominent Italian film and TV producer Angelo Rizzoli Jr. was arrested in Rome Thursday on charges of fraud related to the bankruptcy of his Rizzoli Audiovisivi company known internationally for…
When the City of Rome devised an ambitious plan for a top-tier international film festival, they knew that the Via Veneto of "La Dolce Vita" fame had to be factored into the equation.
With 8 1/2 Federico Fellini tops even his trendsetting La Dolce Vita in artistry. Here is the author-director picture par excellence, an exciting, stimulating, monumental creation.
High and low life in modern Rome are seen through the eyes of a reporter, Marcello (Marcello Mastroianni), whose beat brings him into contact with a world-famous film star (Anita Ekberg); with an…