Nicola Maccanico, Sky Italia’s executive vice president for programming and the managing director of the company’s Vision Distribution unit, which releases movies theatrically in Italy, spoke to Variety about Sky’s ambitions and investments in original content under its new owner, Comcast. (The interview has been edited for clarity and concision.)
How is Sky Studios going to impact Italian production?
It’s clear that we want to produce more and better content, and have more control and ownership of our content. But at the same time, we want this to be a single