ROME – Italo auteur Marco Bellocchio has been appointed president of Italy’s Cineteca di Bologna, the prominent film archives known globally as a prime film preservation entity and also for its…
PARIS — Alice Winocour's period drama “Augustine,” Jean-Christophe Dessaint's artsy toon “The Day of The Crows,” and Marc Fitoussi's comedy “Pauline Detective” are among the 10 pics set to compete at…
ROME – Italian screenwriter, author, and playwright Vincenzo Cerami, who was Oscar-nommed for penning Roberto Benigni’s "Life is Beautiful" and worked with top Italo helmers, including Marco…
A petition that wants film and TV industries excluded from trade talks between the European Union and the U.S. — known as the "cultural exception" — has reached 5,000 names. It includes filmmakers…
Italo auteur Marco Bellocchio will be back behind the camera this summer to shoot "La prigione di Bobbio," which Gaul's Rezo Films is selling at Cannes. Bellocchio's long-gestating project is based…
Italy's contentious debate over euthanasia forms the backdrop to Marco Bellocchio's thought-provoking exploration of life, love and politics, "Dormant Beauty."
After tackling thorny issues pertaining to church, state and repressive forces in Italy for more than 40 years, Marco Bellocchio isn't about to mellow out now.
Momentous events require powerful storytelling, which helmer Marco Bellocchio delivers in 'Vincere.'
An odd tale about a famous film director who winds up in Sicily videotaping a princess's wedding, Marco Bellocchio's "The Wedding Director" promises much more than it delivers in a disappointingly…
Numerous filmmakers have attempted to dramatize the terrorist activity that gripped Italy in the 1970s, but few have done so with the unsettling power of Marco Bellocchio's "Good Morning, Night."…