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by Cédric Kahn


In 1981, at the age of 19, Roberto Succo murdered his parents in Mestre. After being incarcerated in Reggio Emilia, Succo was subjected to a series of psychiatric exams, none of which revealed any ongoing condition. After escaping from jail in 1986, Succo fled to France where he gave vent to a new killing spree.

international title: Roberto Succo
original title: Roberto Succo
country: France, Switzerland
year: 2001
genre: fiction
directed by: Cédric Kahn
film run: 124'
release date: FR 16/05/2001
screenplay: Cédric Kahn
cast: Isild Le Besco, Patrick Dell'Isola, Vincent Deneriaz, Aymeric Chauffert, Viviana Aliberti, Estelle Perron, Stefano Cassetti
cinematography by: Pascal Marti
art director: François Abelanet
costumes designer: Nathalie Raoul
music: Julien Civange
production: Agat Films & Cie, Diaphana, Ex Nihilo, France 3 Cinéma, Gimages
distributor: Diaphana Distribution