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01 Distribution [Italy], Cdi Films [Argentina], Hi Gloss Entertainment [Australia], Filmladen [Austria], Imagine Film Distribution [Belgium], Mcf Megacom Film [Bosnia and Herzegovina], Imovision [Brazil], Art Fest [Bulgaria], Axia Films [Canada], Babilla Cine [Colombia], Wiesner Distribution [Costa Rica], Mcf Megacom Film [Croatia], Association of Czech Film Clubs [Czech Republic], Scanbox Entertainment [Denmark], Wiesner Distribution [Dominican Republic], Estinfilm [Estonia], Scanbox Entertainment [Finland], Bac Films [France], Neue Visionen Filmverleih [Germany], Strada Films [Greece], First Distributors [Hong Kong], Vertigo Media [Hungary], Scanbox Entertainment [Iceland], Lev Films - Shani Films [Israel], Midship [Japan], Rija Films [Latvia], Imagine Film Distributie Nederland [Netherlands], Hi Gloss Entertainment [New Zealand], Scanbox Entertainment [Norway], Against Gravity [Poland], Alambique [Portugal], Wiesner Distribution [Puerto Rico], Independenta Film [Romania], Mcf Megacom Film [Serbia], Association of Czech Film Clubs [Slovakia], Mcf Megacom Film [Slovenia], Caramel Films [Spain], Scanbox Entertainment [Sweden], Filmcoopi Zurich [Switzerland], AV-Jet International Media [Taiwan], Filmarti Ltd. [Turkey], Strand Releasing [United States]
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Beatrice is a blabbermouth and a so-called billionaire countess who likes to believe she’s in intimacy with world leaders. Donatella is a young quiet tattooed woman, locked in her own mystery. They are both patients of a mental institution and subject to custodial measures.
Paolo Virzì’s new film tells the story of their unpredictable friendship and their escape from the treatment constraints that will become an hilarious and moving adventure of two technically insane creatures, looking for a bit of fun and love in this open-air nuthouse, the world of healthy people