Italian screenwriter Luciano Vincenzoni, who worked with Billy Wilder and Dino De Laurentiis and co-penned Sergio Leone’s spaghetti Westerns “For a Few Dollars More" and “The Good, the Bad and the…
The one positive thing that can be said about "Twice Born," thesp-helmer Sergio Castellitto's adaptation of his wife Margaret Mazzantini's novel, is that the luridly plotted melodrama also plays as…
Three adolescents in Italian-speaking Switzerland face different kinds of crossroads in "Tutti giu," an emo-oriented crisscrosser from tyro scribe-helmer Niccolo Castelli.
Editor Pietro Scalia worked new format and new techniques
If Pupi Avati were to make a film with a gay character, it might look and feel something like "Magnificent Presence." Helmer Ferzan Ozpetek continues to distance himself from any edginess, settling…
A tribute to the kind of quality filmmaking that could have come out of a 19th century novel, Michele Rho's handsome if literal-minded saga "Horses" depicts the travails of two farm-raised brothers…
Far more convinced of its own psychological intrigue than audiences will be.
Mario Gianani's slate as a producer spans from auteur Saverio Costanzo's arthouse hit "Private" to commercial comedy master Fausto Brizzi's upcoming "Sex in 3D."
Story of a socially-challenged man wallows in exploitative scenes that scream manipulation.
His shingle is producing in partnership with China Film Group and Beijing Galloping Horse Film & TV.
Vintage images of a city on the decline are woven into the story of a couple separated for decades.
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