Alessandro Genovesi's laffer "Soap Opera," the Rome Fest opener, won't be slaying 'em in the aisles.
Rome Film Festival
ROME – Pope Francis is screening in 3D at the Rome Film Festival where Rupert Murdoch's Sky Italia paybox and the Vatican TV Center (CTV) world-preemed 3D docu “Canonization 2014: An Historic Event”…
When Marco Mueller took over as Rome Film Festival director prior to the event's 2012 edition, he brought with him more than three decades of experience amassed at Venice, Locarno and Rotterdam. But…
The Rome Film Festival has announced it will fete Russian auteur Aleksei Fedorchenko (“Silent Souls”) with its Marco Aurelio of the Future Award and also host the world preem of his new pic, “Angels…
ROME – Prolific edgy Japanese helmer Takashi Miike will be honored with a career nod by the Rome Film Festival where his hotly anticipated new pic “As the Gods Will,” considered a potential Japanese…
ROME – After a long period of silence, during which it suffered a date change and a budget cut, the Rome Film Festival has announced it will have a slimmer lineup during its upcoming October 16-25…
More than just a topical issue movie cashing in on recent scandals, "The Medicine Seller" is a taut, stylish drama that addresses shady practices in the pharmaceutical industry.
Michael Rowe's follow-up to "Leap Year" is a sympathetic and appealing portrayal of a little girl's insular world.
Marco Simon Puccioni's third feature is a plodding, overly episodic biopic about a woman prison director trying to find her lover's killers.
Mirko Locatelli's drama about otherness conjures mood without giving much in return, despite Filippo Timi's fine performance.