EFP Cannes
22 May 2017

HOTEL

original title:

HOTEL

directed by:

set design:

costume design:

production:

Cattleya, MoonStone (Los Angeles), Hotel Productions Ltd. (London)

country:

Italy/USA/UK

year:

2001

film run:

93'

format:

colour

festival & awards:

An American director with starlet in tow, a self-serving Eastern European politician with wife at his side, a hired assassin: at a decadent hotel on the Lido of Venice a varied series of characters and events intertwine to demonstrate that often behind their normal and reassuring facades, people are not quite what they seem to be.