The Kingdom (first feature)

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The Kingdom (Il Regno)

The Kingdom (Il Regno)

original title:

IL REGNO

directed by:

cinematography:

costume design:

production:

Fandango, Rai Cinema, supported by MiBACT

world sales:

country:

Italy

year:

2020

film run:

97'

format:

colour

release date:

26/06/2020

festivals & awards:

A city bus driver discovers that his father, who abandoned him thirty years Earlier, has at the moment of his death left him an inheritance: the throne of a near-Medieval kingdom. After finding himself leading – and endangering – this secret community, the bus driver will fight the Italian state to save it and win its independence. In so doing, he finally sheds his inferiority complex towards his father figure, healing the wounds of his abandonment.