ROME – Michael Caine and Paolo Sorrentino will kick off the Oscar campaign for Sorrentino’s “Youth” at the American Film Institute’s AFI fest by introducing the tender reflection on old age that just…
CANNES — Nanni Moretti’s “Mia madre,” which world premiered in competition at Cannes and won the Ecumenical Jury prize, set to travel worldwide. Paris-based Films Distribution has closed Canada…
Cannes veteran Nanni Moretti is back on the Croisette with his semi-autobiographical drama "Mia Madre" (My Mother), considered a return to more personal filmmaking after his prophetic…
ROME — With three Italian titles selected in the 68th Cannes film festival competition — and four in the official selection — Italy’s film industry is on cloud nine over its most robust…
A classic Moretti tale in which a director, played by the helmer's recent muse and alter ego Margherita Buy, approaches meltdown as she fitfully copes with her mother's fatal illness.
Italo Auteur Nanni Moretti Humbly Says He’s Willing To Take Any Slot Cannes May Choose To Give His Film
ROME – Italian auteur Nanni Moretti, whose latest film “Mia Madre” (“My Mother”) opens wide in Italy on Thursday, says he “would accept anything” from the Cannes Film Festival, as far as what slot…
BERLIN – Paris-based Films Distribution has closed a robust brace of first-round pre-sales on Italian Palme d'Or winner Nanni Moretti's "Mia madre," which looks a good bet for festivals later this…
Feature projects by some of the world’s leading auteurs, including Nanni Moretti, the Dardenne brothers, Abel Ferrara and Volker Schlondorff, are among 34 co-productions to share Euros 10.3 million…
Italian filmmaker Nanni Moretti has been tapped to head the jury at this year's Cannes Film Festival.
There are only so many yuks Nanni Moretti can milk from the sight of old men in clerical robes, and the film's toothlessness makes it unlikely for arthouse crowds to anoint a work that shouldn't…
Italo film buffs are so happy Nanni Moretti is back as topper of the Turin Film Festival that they're starting to compare the helmer and his small cutting-edge fest to Robert Redford and Sundance.