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"A perfect cast for a film that inspires liberty." - IL MESSAGGERO

PLOT: Antonio is a passionate but often unemployed actor. Faced with a lack of job offers, he accepts a job as a teacher of a theater workshop in a penitentiary institution. Hesitant at first, he discovers talent in the unlikely company of prisoners and this rekindles his passion and desire to do theatre. Antonio manages to convince the prison director to stage Samuel Beckett's famous play Waiting for Godot on a real theater stage. Day after day the inmates let themselves go, discovering the liberating power of art and its ability to give purpose and hope beyond expectation.
When the final green light arrives, will the tour be successful? ;
CAST: Antonio Albanese, Sonia Bergamasco, Vinicio Marchioni, Giacomo Ferrara, Giorgio Montanini, Andrea Lattanzi, Nicola Rignanese, Fabrizio Bentivoglio, Imma Piro, Gerhard Koloneci, Liliana Bottone
YEAR: 2022
LENGTH: 117 min.
GENRE: Comedy
AWARDS: • Best Actor in a Comedy (Antonio Albanese): Nastro d'argento
• Nominated Best Comedy: Nastro d'argento
RATING: USA: no rating; MyMovies +13

TIMES: Detroit: April 4, 7:00 p.m.
  Boulder: April 7, 6:00 p.m.
  St. Louis: April 13, 7:30 p.m.
  Kansas City: April 17, 6:30 p.m
  Memphis: April 18, 7:00 p.m.
  Boston: April 20, 1:00 p.m.
  Phoenix: April 20, 5:15 p.m.
  Portland: April 20, 8:15 p.m.
  Indianapolis: April 21, 4:00 p.m.
  Milwaukee: April 26, 7:00 p.m.
  Chicago: June 5, 7:00 p.m.

 
  Please note, while the trailer may not include subtitles, the film will be screened with English subtitles.

DIRECTOR'S NOTES:     RM
Riccardo Milani, born in 1958 in Rome, began as an assistant director to Mario Monicelli, Nanni Moretti and Daniele Luchetti. He made his directorial debut in 1997 with the film Auguri professore, for which he was nominated Best New Director. He won the Nastro d’argento Best Comedy award three times for Come un gatto in tangenziale, Come un gatto in tangenziale - Ritorno a Coccia di Morto e Corro da te.
Milani said of this film: “This film puts culture at the center. I wanted to talk about a place within which culture barely exists. And how do people who have never had the opportunity to taste it (inside and outside prison) behave?"

DISTRIBUTOR: Vision Distribution, Piazza della Repubblica, 59, Rome