The Sundance screenwriting lab will launch in Italy with eight European screenwriters to be selected for the July 8-11 in session in Capalbio, Tuscany. Modelled on Sundance's lab in Utah, the…
Rome Film Festival
The Trieste Film Festival's When East Meets West co-production mart, Rome's New Cinema Network, and London's Film London Production Finance market, have joined forces in a new initiative called TRL…
ROME — Former New York Film Festival artistic director Richard Pena has joined the selection committee of the recently reconfigured Rome Film Festival, the 10th edition of which will run October…
An amiable schnook attempts a little nastiness to assert his rights in the weakest of Gianni Di Gregorio's three features.
ROME – The Rome Film Festival has a new team in place, headed by its onetime artistic director Piera Detassis who has been appointed president of the foundation that oversees the event, which now…
Designed as an insightful look into the lives of six struggling thesis brought together via friendly soccer matches, the pic is little more than a ludicrous performance of testosterone.
A worthy but over-obvious fictionalization of xenophobic riots in Germany in 1992 that will surely hit a nerve given current tensions with "the other in our midst."
Spandau Ballet's most memorable tunes continue to be enjoyable, yet "Soul Boys" is in desperate need of cutting, and presenting Spandau Ballet as the most iconic group of the 1980s is questionable.
The sorrow of displacement weighs heavily upon Tala Hadid's feature debut, telling of a glum Moroccan-Iraqi searching for his missing brother while protecting a little girl from white slavers.
"A society is defined not only by what it creates, but what it refuses to destroy." Those familiar words, from American conservationist John C. Sawhill, open Lorenzo Sportiello's solemnly intentioned…
The eponymous forest may be immaculately snow-draped throughout, but the dramatics turn to slush well before the end of "The Ice Forest," a high-gloss, low-logic noir from Italian soph helmer Claudio…