VENICE -Italo helmer Gianfranco Rosi’s fresh docu “Sacro GRA,” about people living on the fringe along the ring road around Rome, is the winner of the Venice Film Festival’s 70th edition which…
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A torrid trans-alpine love affair is inconvenienced by the apparent death of an illegal immigrant in Francesco Amato's sophomore effort, "Cosimo & Nicole," which shockingly uses the plight of the…
Staying true to its genre roots, Lionsgate is in negotiations to acquire "Lovely Monster," a planned feature adaptation of Francesco Calabrese's well-received horror short, which the Italian helmer…
Crime Scene Pictures partners Adam Ripp and Rob Paris have come onboard with producers Francesco Melzi d'Eril from Memo Films and Luca Guadagnino under his First Sun film banner to produce and…
A third feature for director/co-scenarist Francesco Falaschi ("I Am Emma," "Last Minute Marocco") that feels like an immature first, "This World Is For You" is breezy to a fault in depicting the…
There may be a more inept film this year than Francesco Gasperoni's "Parking Lot 3D," just as there may be life on Mars.
Disappointment in love leads to unexpected fulfilment for a young teacher in rural Italy.
Story of a socially-challenged man wallows in exploitative scenes that scream manipulation.