Epicentre, a Paris-based producer-distrib and DVD publisher, has acquired Venice out-of-competition player "Lullaby to My Father," a documentary by Israel's Amos Gitai.
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Prada women's-only label Miu Miu has stepped into film production with a series of festival-friendly shorts called "The Miu Miu Women's Tales," that will become a Venice Film Festival fixture.
German-U.K. sales, financing and production company K5 will bring onto the market "The Womb" with Gregg Araki ("Mysterious Skin") directing. K5 will also package financing with "The Womb's"…
In Venice for the first time in 12 years, and buoyant after releasing "The Intouchables," Polish arthouse distributor Gutek Film is shaping an aggressive 2013 release slate based around stellar…
The Venice Film Festival on Friday launched its Biennale College in tandem with Gucci, which will shepherd microbudget first works through their entire production cycle, from development through…
The Lido did the moonwalk on Friday as Spike Lee's "Bad 25" documentary world preemed at the Venice Film Festival, 25 years to the day after Michael Jackson's chart-topping album was released.
Around 200 guests attended Starwood and Variety’s annual pre-opening-day Venice party on Tuesday on the rooftop terrace of the historic Hotel Danieli. The theme was James Bond, which inspired a wide…
When helmer-scribe Rama Burshtein walks the red carpet at Venice on Saturday, she will not be dressed in the usual glamorous fest attire.
Paris-based Films Distribution, one of Europe's most powerful arthouse and crossover sales agents, is throwing its weight behind the Venice Film Market, screening five titles in different fest…
The Venice Film Festival on Thursday paid tribute to Michael Cimino, screening a full-length, digitally restored print of "Heaven's Gate," prompting the helmer to reminisce about the heavily cut…
After opening Venice, Mira Nair's "The Reluctant Fundamentalist" will have its Middle East premiere in November at the Doha Tribeca Film Festival, which has also announced the appointment of Issa M…