Alessandro Borghi is now filming Mondocane - Production / Funding - Italy

Alessandro Borghi is now filming Mondocane - Production / Funding - Italy The actor who won a David di Donatello award for his part in On My Skin plays the lead in Alessandro Celli’s debut film, produced by Matteo Rovere. Shooting is underway on Mondocane, the first feature ...

Netflix, Cannes Film Festival Still at Odds Over Theatrical Release Rules

Netflix’s plan to release “Roma” and two other films theatrically in North America and Europe was hailed in the U.S. as a major shift in strategy for the streaming giant. But the initiative was met ...

‘Roma’ to Get Limited Theatrical Release in Italy

‘Roma’ to Get Limited Theatrical Release in Italy Alfonso Cuaron’s “Roma” will go out theatrically in Italy on about 50 screens as a three-day event release early next month before the film becomes available globally on Netflix. Italy’s Cineteca di ...

Italy’s Distribution Chief: New Windowing Law Is ‘Not Against’ Netflix (Exclusive)

Netflix has become a big disruptor in Italy since launching half a dozen movies at the Venice Film Festival in September. Among the Netflix six were awards hopeful “Roma,” which won the Golden Lion, ...

Italy Set to Regulate Theatrical Windows Following Netflix Controversy

Italy is set to regulate its theatrical windows by law, following an uproar over the simultaneous release on Netflix and in theaters of local police-brutality drama “On My Skin.” New rules announced ...

Lucky Red chief steps down from Italian distributors group after 'On My Skin' controversy

Lucky Red chief steps down from Italian distributors group after 'On My Skin' controversy Andrea Occhipinti says distribution strategy of Venice title has created tension between me and the exhibitors. Lucky Red president Andrea Occhipinti has stepped down as head of the national ...

Italian Distributors’ Association Chief Andrea Occhipinti Resigns Following Venice-Netflix Industry “Tension”

Italian Distributors’ Association Chief Andrea Occhipinti Resigns Following Venice-Netflix Industry “Tension” Andrea Occhipinti, President of Italy’s film distribution association Anica, has resigned following the drama surrounding the recent day-and-date release of police brutality pic On My Skin. ...

Head of Italian Distributors’ Group Resigns Over Venice-Netflix Release Spat

Head of Italian Distributors’ Group Resigns Over Venice-Netflix Release Spat Andrea Occhipinti, the head of Italy’s national distributors’ association, has resigned in the wake of a controversy prompted by the simultaneous theatrical and Netflix release last week of ...

Italian Distributors' Network Head Resigns Over Netflix-Venice Feud

Italian Distributors' Network Head Resigns Over Netflix-Venice Feud Andrea Occhipinti has resigned from his post as president of film distributors at Anica, Italy's leading film organization that represents Italy's producers, distributors and technical industries, ...

Germany’s Largest Cinema Org Issues Netflix Warning As Streamer Encounters Growing Euro Heat

Exclusive: Netflix remains the industry’s favorite talking point. But as the online giant continues to soar, Europe is starting to push back against its largely unchecked growth. Hdf Kino, Germany’s ...

Italian exhibitors criticise Netflix, Venice Film Festival after Golden Lion win for 'Roma'

Statement describes Venice as a “marketing tool” for Netflix. Italian exhibitor organisations have criticised Netflix and the Venice Film Festival following awards success for two of the streaming ...

European Arthouse Entity Blasts Venice Chief Alberto Barbera For Pro-Netflix Stance

In the latest salvo against Netflix from the European arthouse community the International Confederation of Art Cinemas (Cicae) has lashed out against Venice Film Festival Artistic Director Alberto ...

Venice: Art House Cinemas Call for Netflix Ban

The International Confederation of Art Cinemas, Cicae, has spoken out against the Venice Film Festival's decision to screen films backed by Netflix in its official competition. Alfonso Cuaron's Roma, ...

Venice Day Four Mood: Festival & Netflix Riding High

Venice Day Four Mood: Festival & Netflix Riding High Venice is killing it. It’s rare to have such positive critical consensus about so many big movies in the first few days of a festival. First Man, Roma, The Favourite and A Star Is Born have all gone ...

'On My Skin' ('Sulla mia pelle'): Film Review | Venice 2018

'On My Skin' ('Sulla mia pelle'): Film Review | Venice 2018 Director Alessio Cremonini painstakingly reconstructs the high-profile true-crime case of 31-year-old Stefano Cucchi, a former heroin addict arrested by the Italian military police for possession of ...

New to Netflix in September: ‘Black Panther,’ ‘A Wrinkle in Time,’ and ‘The Breakfast Club’

Ah, movies. Remember those, Netflix viewers? Because why binge every episode of “Queer Eye” when you could do a “Black Panther,” “Spider-Man 3,” and “The Breakfast Club” triple-header? It would take ...

Patrick Dempsey & Alessandro Borghi To Lead Financial-World Thriller Series ‘Devils’ For Sky Italia & Lux Vide

Patrick Dempsey & Alessandro Borghi To Lead Financial-World Thriller Series ‘Devils’ For Sky Italia & Lux Vide Exclusive: Grey’s Anatomy icon Patrick Dempsey and in-demand Italian actor Alessandro Borghi, star of Netflix’s Suburra, are to lead cast in hot new financial-world thriller series Devils for The ...

Marone! Venice’s Warm Embrace Of Netflix Divides Italian Biz: “It’s A Wake-Up Call”

When Cannes refused to show Netflix movies in Competition earlier this year many rolled their eyes. ‘Only in France’, they said. Not so fast, it turns out. While Venice’s line-up has got most of us ...

Lucky Red rejects criticism from exhibitors over Netflix Venice title

On My Skin is set to open on Netflix and in certain theatres. Italian production and distribution company Lucky Red has rejected criticism from exhibitors regarding the simultaneous distribution of ...

Italian Distributor Lucky Red Responds To Exhibitor Anger Over Netflix’s Venice Plan

Italian distributor Lucky Red has responded to anger from local exhibitors that its Venice-bound film On My Skin (Sulla Mia Pelle) will screen on Netflix soon after its festival debut. In a statement ...