LONDON -- The Rome Film Festival is upping the ante. New artistic director Marco Mueller said Tuesday the event would world preem 60 pics in a new-look Official Selection as the former Venice fest…
ROME -- Sophia Loren will be feted by Italy's Taormina Film Festival, which is being transformed from a mostly arthouse showcase to a populist event dedicated to global comedies.
New topper puts spotlight on global laugh links
ROME -- Italian film critic Mario Sesti has been appointed artistic director of Italy's Taormina Film Festival, which will run June 23-28.
The political turmoil surrounding the Rome Film Festival has claimed its first casualty -- fest prexy Goffredo Bettini is ankling amid repeated assurances that the fest's third edition will not be…
Mario Sesti will unspool "L'Ultima Sequenza" (The Last Sequence), a 55-minute documentary that uncovers a previously unknown alternative last scene to Federico Fellini's "8 ½," at the Cannes Film…