The Marvellous Adventure of Antonio Franconi

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The Marvellous Adventure of Antonio Franconi (La Meravigliosa avventura di Antonio Franconi)

original title:

LA MERAVIGLIOSA AVVENTURA DI ANTONIO FRANCONI

directed by:

cast:

Massimo Ranieri, Sonia Aquino, Orso Maria Guerrini, Elisabetta Rocchetti, Ernesto Mahieux, Laura Marinelli, Nicola Canonico, Valentina Beotti, Ruggero Monstert Manciati, Matthew Spender, Francesca Delfino, Liliana Mele

screenplay:

Luca Verdone, Massimo Biliorsi

cinematography:

costume design:

production:

Cinemart, supported by MiBAC

country:

Italy

year:

2011

film run:

91'

format:

35mm - colour

festivals & awards:

The life of the pioneer of modern Circus shows, through the imaginative evocation of a dream fulfilled by a child who, before going to bed, discovers a trunk in the attic with old toys: a circus track and the lead riders. Inside the trunk, there is also a book that recounts the life of legendary artist...