Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez walked down the Venice Film Festival red carpet Monday amid massive security.
U.S. journo-scribe Mark Boal, who penned the screenplay for Kathryn Bigelow's "The Hurt Locker," has nabbed the fourth Gucci Group Award.
Italo thesp Toni Servillo ("Il Divo") is attached to star in noir "Una Vita tranquilla" (A Tranquil Life).
Barcelona-based producer Zip Films has taken a minority co-production stake on Killer Films' $20 million film project "Betsy and the Emperor."
The International Media Congress kicked off in Berlin Monday, part of a weeklong event that includes the IFA consumer electronics trade fair and other events.
The chairman of BBC Worldwide, former Disney topper Etienne de Villiers, is to stand down at the end of the month.
Film production in Tuscany is taking off thanks largely to a new film fund now available from the Tuscany Film Commission.
Studio Hamburg, one of Germany's biggest studio complexes, could soon be changing hands.
With a title like "The Haunted World of El Superbeasto," you know it's a picture aimed primarily at young men.
The diverse list includes films from 25 countries in Europe, including Israel.
Michael Keaton will be honored at the upcoming Zurich Film Festival with the event's career achievement award.