CANNES — Sales-production house Beta Film has closed deals with RAI in Italy and M6 in France for its 50s-set Spanish-language series “Velvet,” which has just got the green light for the second…
RAI Trade has acquired world sales rights to Alessio Cremonini's Syrian civil war-themed "Border," which world premieres in Toronto's Discovery section. As President Obama prepares for military…
Italo pubcaster RAI's film production and distribution arm RAI Cinema is joining the digital age bowing a web-based movie channel Thursday with new local titles, fueling an innovative distribution…
CANNES -- Israeli producer-distrib Armoza Formats has scored a pair of commissions with international broadcasters at the Mipcom TV mart in Cannes.
In the first tangible sign that Italy's harsh economic climate is impacting the local entertainment biz, more than 500 Italian industryites have fired off an angry missive to RAI, blasting the…
With ad spending and ratings down, the ax is falling on Italian pubcaster RAI, with cutbacks set to shut down its North American outpost, along with several foreign bureaus and other international…
BBC Worldwide and Italo pubcaster RAI are suing Mediaset, Endemol and Mexican multimedia conglomerate Televisa for copyright infringement in Italy, claiming that upcoming Mediaset show "Baila!" is an…
Italy's RAI Cinema -- which has a massive 22 pics unspooling in Venice -- has announced several international acquisitions, including David Cronenberg's Don DeLillo adaptation "Cosmopolis," Rob…
Bollywood actress Bina Rai, who starred in such yesteryear hits as "Anarkali" and "Taj Mahal," died Sunday in Mumbai after a heart attack.
RAI Trade, the sales arm of the Italo pubcaster, is developing its first project for production based on best-seller "A Fortune Teller Told Me," by the late Italo journalist Tiziano Terzani.
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Weekend:$17.6M Disney
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Weekend:$16.8M Paramount Pictures
If I Stay
If I Stay3Weekend:$16.4M Warner Brothers / New Line