Il Peso dell’aria

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Il Peso dell’aria

Il Peso dell’aria

Il Peso dell’aria

original title:

IL PESO DELL’ARIA

directed by:

screenplay:

cinematography:

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country:

Italy

year:

2012

film run:

102'

format:

35mm - colour

release date:

04/07/2008

Tortured by the instability of his job, Carlo easily falls in the trap of a shifty financial backer, who offers him unexpected help, forcing on Carlo's ingenuousness. His life is taking a turn for the better: Carlo can finally afford whims, and the proposal for an investment raise his expectations for a peaceful future. The investment turns out to be a fraud and Carlo soon realizes that he was dealing with a loan shark with no qualms of guilt. It's useless to escape, trying to disappear without a trace: threats and humiliations run at his family will drive Carlo to a desperate act...