The Ties

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The Ties (Lacci)

original title:

LACCI

directed by:

screenplay:

Domenico Starnone, Francesco Piccolo, Daniele Luchetti, from the novel "Lacci" by Domenico Starnone

production:

IBC Movie, Rai Cinema, supported by MiBACT

world sales:

country:

Italy

year:

2020

film run:

100'

format:

colour

status:

Ready (24/07/2020)

festivals & awards:

Naples, early 1980’s. Aldo and Vanda go through a separation, after he reveals his affair. Their two young children are torn between their parents, in a whirlwind of resentment. But the ties that keep people together are inescapable, even without love. Now, 30 years later, Aldo and Vanda are still married.