Paolo Virzi’s stylish economic crisis murder mystery "Human Capital” is Italy's candidate for the foreign-language Academy Award race. “Capital” transposes U.S. novelist Stephen Amidon’s eponymous…
Rome – Paolo Sorrentino's "The Great Beauty" (pictured) and Paolo Virzì's "Human Capital" split top honors at Italy's David di Donatello Awards, where Sorrentino's foreign-Oscar winner took nine…
ROME – Marc Webb, director of "The Amazing Spider-Man 2," will be celebrated by Italy’s Ischia Global Film and Music Fest where he will hold a master class on the Sony superhero pic which is…
This slick, stylish fusion of class critique and murder mystery confirms Paolo Virzi as one of Italy's more dynamic directors.
TURIN — The Turin Film Festival’s top prize, worth $20,400, went to Fernando Eimbcke's comical "Club Sandwich," which premiered at the Toronto Film Fest. French relationship pic "2 Autumns 3…
Italy is joining Ridley Scott's user-generated docu feature format "Life in a Day" with "Italy in a Day," which helmer Gabriele Salvatores will direct. Pubcaster RAI and Indiana Productions are…
Paris-based Backup Media, a film consultancy and investor, has unveiled the first financing deals put through on three titles by B Media Global. Launched last year by Backup, B Media Global is a film…
Mathieu Robinet, who joined Paris-based arthouse shingle Bac Majestic as international sales agent in 2011, has been upped to managing director of Bac Films Distribution. Robinet will now oversee the…
Drama usually gives young actors more chance to display their chops than comedy, but Marinelli was a revelation in Paolo Virzi's sweet romantic character study "Every Blessed Day."
A provincial rock band is reunited by its biggest fan in the offbeat, spryly entertaining comedy.