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THE MISSING STAR

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THE MISSING STAR (La Stella che non c’è)

THE MISSING STAR (La Stella che non c’è)

THE MISSING STAR (La Stella che non c’è)

original title:

LA STELLA CHE NON C’È

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production:

Cattleya, Rai Cinema, Babe Films, Achab Film, CaracFilm (Bern), RTSI Swiss Television (Lugano), in collaboration with Oak3 Films (Singapore) Media Development Authority of Singapore

country:

Italy/France/Switzerland

year:

2006

film run:

104'

format:

35mm - colour

release date:

06/09/2006

Vincenzo, the maintenance manager of a steel mill in Bagnoli, is charged with the responsibility of shutting down the plant and selling the molten metal to the Chinese. When things are just wrapping up, Vincenzo realizes that the Chinese were sold a defective machine, which years earlier had caused the death of a worker. Having discovered a way to fix to machine, Vincenzo leaves for China where accompanied by an interpreter, Liu Hua, he will try to track down the plant and fix the machine...
Based on the novel "La Dismissione" by Ermanno Rea .