Shooting commences on Gianni Amelio's "Hammamet"

Shooting commences on Gianni Amelio's new film, Hammamet, penned by the director himself with Alberto Taraglio, and produced by Pepito Produzioni with Rai Cinema.

Tim Burton to receive Lifetime Achievement David Award

Tim Burton will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award – David for Cinematic Excellence 2019 at 64th edition of the David di Donatello awards. 

An Italian film to open the FESCAAAL

For the first time, an Italian film – Laura Luchetti’s Twin Flower – will open the Festival of African, Asian and Latin American Cinema (FESCAAL), whose 29th edition will take place in Milan from March 23rd to 31st.

Special David Award to Dario Argento

Director, scriptwriter and producer Dario Argento will receive a Special David Award at the 64th edition of the David di Donatello Awards. 

Emma Dante to shoot "The Macaluso Sisters"

Shooting is underway in Palermo for The Macaluso Sisters, the sophomore feature of Emma Dante, adapted from her eponymous theatre play. 

Golden Lion for Lifetime Achievement awarded to Julie Andrews

The Golden Lion for Lifetime Achievement of the 76th Venice International Film Festival has been awarded to the great English actress Julie Andrews

Nanni Moretti starts filming with Scamarcio, Buy, Rohrwacher

Shooting starts on March 4th for Nanni Moretti’s new film. Based on the novel Three Floors by Israeli writer Eshkol Nevo, the story follows the lives of three families living in a middle-class building in Tel Aviv. 

Two prizes for “Suspiria” at the Independent Spirit Awards

Luca Guadagnino’s Suspiria won two prizes at this year’s Independent Spirit Awards, celebrating independent cinema and low budget productions.

From Venice To Moscow with Labate, Consiglio, Scaringi

The 10tedition of “From Venice to Moscow” will take place from February 20th to 24th and will present nine features from the line-up of the latest Venice Film Festival.