Sardinia

Italy’s Boosted Infrastructure and Incentives Attract Big Pics Such as ‘House of Gucci’ and ‘Cyrano’

Italy, which has always been attractive for international film and TV productions, is now making huge strides as a shooting destination mainly due to its COVID safety measures…

Candice Bergen, Billy Crystal tell Jane Pauley about aging in Hollywood

Jane Pauley wants you to know that her new “CBS Sunday Morning” primetime special, “Forever Young: Searching For The Fountain of Youth,” is not about plastic surgery.

Torino Film Festival Mixes Militant Cinema With More Mainstream Movies

Italy’s Torino Film Festival, the pre-eminent event for young directors and indie cinema — now being revamped after going virtual due to the pandemic — will somewhat symbolically…

Sex-crazed tourists are destroying Spanish sand dunes: scientists

“Cruising” and sex with strangers is having an environmental impact, a new study reports. Tawdry tourists are destroying fragile sand dune habitats.

Zac Efron Returns to Instagram to Share His Gratitude for Down to Earth Emmy Nominations

Zac Efron returned to Instagram this week to celebrate the two Daytime Emmy nominations for his Netflix documentary series Down to Earth with Zac Efron. In this travel…

Jonah Hauer-King as Prince Eric Revealed in Disney’s The Little Mermaid Set Photos

Following several set images from the filming of The Little Mermaid, showing lead actress Halle Bailey recreating a very familiar scene, we now have our first look at…

Sardinia Film Commission Chief Nevina Satta on Turning the Italian Island Into an Animation Hub

The Italian island of Sardinia has long been a prime destination for international shoots such as George Clooney-directed TV series “Catch-22” and more recently Disney’s live-action adaptation of…

Cartoon Digital Confab Kicks Off Online From Sardinia With a Focus on Italy

Cartoon Digital, a forum for European digital animation, kicks off today Wednesday with a focus on Italy and executives in attendance from Netflix, Disney, WarnerMedia, Rai Ragazzi, Ubisoft,…

Disney+ pulls Armie Hammer’s ‘Wild’ show after rape allegations

It remains to be seen if “Death on the Nile” is dead in the water. 

Disney’s Live Action ‘Little Mermaid’ Set to Shoot in Sardinia

Disney’s live action adaptation of “The Little Mermaid,” starring R&B singer Halle Bailey as Ariel, is set to shoot on the Italian island of Sardinia, known for its…