ROME — Italy has selected Gianfranco Rosi’s refugee-crisis-themed documentary, “Fire at Sea,” as its candidate for the foreign-language Oscar. The timely pic set on the tiny Sicilian island of…
Berlin Golden Bear Winner Gianfranco Rosi on Hopes ‘Fire at Sea’ Can Help Solve Europe’s Refugee Crisis
Gianfranco Rosi, who just won the Berlin fest's Golden Bear with refugee-crisis themed docu "Fire at Sea," has long been chronicling reality with a distinctive documentary style marked by a potent…
The issue of refugees and migration continued to dominate the Berlin Film Festival on Saturday with the premiere of Italian helmer Gianfranco Rosi's documentary and competition title "Fuocoammare"…
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A tiny island no more than eight square miles in size, Lampedusa has long been a Mediterranean toehold for people on the move, as African migrants take advantage of its position halfway to Sicily.
Berlin: Rai Cinema Sets Italo Release For Gianfranco Rosi’s Migrant Crisis-Themed ‘Fire at Sea’ – Watch Teaser
ROME – Timely migrant crisis-themed docu “Fire at Sea” by Italian director Gianfranco Rosi, whose previous docu “Sacro GRA” won the 2013 Venice Golden Lion, is set for an Italo theatrical release…
ROME – Italian director Gianfranco Rosi, winner of the 2013 Venice Golden Lion for docu “Sacro GRA,” will head the main jury of the 67th Locarno Film Festival. Rosi will preside a jury panel that…
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…
Gianfranco Rosi explores Rome's Grande A the most extensive urban highway in Italy, in this intriguing but all-over-the-place docu.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced Thursday that Steve Martin, Angela Lansbury and costume designer Piero Tosi will receive Honorary Awards and Angelina Jolie will receive the…
MADRID – Sam Shepard ("Killing Them Softly," "Mud"), Don Johnson ("Django Unchained") and Vinessa Shaw ("Two Lovers") have joined lead Michael C. Hall ("Dexter," "Kill Your Darlings") in "Cold in…
This uniquely intertwined dual portrait of a country music icon and his Jewish-Canadian promoter should attract a diverse audience.