Bollywood blockbusters seem to be finding fertile ground in Apulia, where a clutch of promising Italo feature films and high-profile local telepics are also being shot.
Apulia is taking a comprehensive approach to boosting cinema in the region, the idea being that a vibrant arts scene can contribute to its ambition of becoming a moviemaking hotspot.
Three years after launching a truly innovative film commission, Apulia, the southeastern region on the heel of the Italian boot, is gaining prominence as a prime film and TV production spot.
Anthony Mackie is in negotiations for cop thriller "Man on a Ledge" for Summit Entertainment and Lorenzo di Bonaventura.
Darren Aronofsky's psychosexual ballet thriller "Black Swan" opened the 67th Venice Film Festival on Wednesday, with stars Natalie Portman and Vincent Cassel gliding down the red carpet with jury…
Busy "Party Down" alum John Enbom has sold his second project in recent days, circling a deal to adapt the U.K. comedy "Free Agents" for NBC.
Stuart Ford's IM Global is treating the Toronto Film Festival like a full-scale film market this year, renting out the Presidential Suite atop the Hyatt Regency and launching new titles, including…
Producer, critic, curator and scribe Roger Garcia has been named as the exec director of the Hong Kong Intl. Film Festival Society.
Frida Torresblanco, the former head of Alfonso Cuaron's Esperanto label who produced Guillermo del Toro's "Pan's Labyrinth," Carlos Cuaron's "Rudo y Cursi" and other hits, has launched Braven Films.
A lovely but listless picture likely to test audience patience beyond Tran's arthouse admirers.