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.
"Do You Like Hitchcock?" tops the list of titles that Italian broadcaster RAI has sold under its sales banner RAI Trade. The suspense thriller was directed by horror cult maestro Dario Argento and…
Paolo Mieli, head of publisher RCS (Rizzoli-Corriere della Sera), has been tapped as president of RAI, and four other members were named to the board. The appointments put an end to one of the most…
Those worried about the growing consolidation of media power in the U.S. will absolutely be chewing their nails over the New Italy of Silvio Berlusconi.