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Italy film industry: Battle on for Cinecitta studios

16 September 2012 Last updated at 03:14 BST

One of the world's great centres of movie-making tradition, the Cinecitta studios in Rome, is being riven by a bitter dispute over its future.

This famous place that once rivalled Hollywood is under part-occupation by striking workers.

For more than two months they have been camped day and night on the roof of the main gatehouse and in an area nearby.

Alan Johnston reports.