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MY FATHER'S WORDS

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MY FATHER'S WORDS (LE PAROLE DI MIO PADRE)

MY FATHER'S WORDS (LE PAROLE DI MIO PADRE)

MY FATHER'S WORDS (LE PAROLE DI MIO PADRE)

original title:

LE PAROLE DI MIO PADRE

cinematography:

set design:

costume design:

production:

Bianca Film, Mikado Film, supported by MiBACT, Les Films d'Ici (Paris)

distribution:

world sales:

country:

Italy

year:

2001

film run:

85'

format:

35mm - colour

aspect ratio:

1:1.85

sound:

Dolby stereo

release date:

25/05/2001

festival & awards:

Zeno is almost thirty years old when his father dies and he is faced by the fact that his youth is almost over. He meets Giovanni Malfenti, a rich and successful gallery owner with four daughters. Zeno is impressed by Giovanni’s energy. Zeno falls in love with one of Giovanni’s daughters and comes to consider the older man a second father. This relationship helps Zeno find peace and direction. The film is based on Zeno’s conscience by Italo Svevo.