The recent resurgence of Italian cinema at the local box office is not matched by signs of any increase in international sales, according to a Venice fest confab.
Landing two features in the Lido competish is a first for leading Italian shingle Cattleya, in which U has a 20% stake.
John Malkovich is set to star in "Siberian Education," the new film by Italian helmer Gabriele Salvatores ("I'm Not Scared").
Italian helmer Donatella Maiorca's 19th-century Sapphic costumer, "Purple Sea," goes way over the top and yet is based on true events.
Leading Italo production shingle Cattleya is thinking bigger one year after U's Focus Features Intl. took a 20% stake. The Rome-based shingle is now looking to expand its reach into the international…