The rebooted Rome Film Festival, which runs Nov. 9-17, has unveiled its lineup of 59 world preems, comprising high-profile titles with mainstream elements and edgier fare in a meticulously calibrated…
Gray may be the new black for fashion, but it's a dull color scheme for helmer Giuliano Montaldo's "The Entrepreneur."
In a rare case of in-house interaction at Italy's RAI, the pubcaster's RAI Cinema division and its TG1 TV news side are jointly launching a documentary unit called Il Documentario with international…
Italy's film community is up in arms over Euro zone belt-tightening measures that threaten several of the country's top cinematic entities, including the Centro Sperimentale Film School, the National…
This year, Venice mixes works from established helmers and newcomers.
After 19 years away, veteran helmer Giuliano Montaldo makes an airless return to features with "The Demons of St. Petersburg," an overstaged, fanciful Fyodor Dostoyevsky biopic.
Leo Pescarolo, the Italian producer known for shepherding quality pics of different genres and also for his gourmet cuisine, died Wednesday in Rabat, Morocco, of respiratory failure due to asthma. He…