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DORMANT BEAUTY

by Marco Bellocchio

synopsis

A drama set in different locations during the last six days of life of Eluana Englaro, a young woman who lived 17 years in a vegetative state. A mosaic of several interrelated characters questioning about the meaning of life and hope.

international title: Dormant Beauty
original title: Bella addormentata
country: Italy
sales agent: Celluloid Dreams
year: 2012
genre: fiction
directed by: Marco Bellocchio
film run: 110'
release date: IT 06/09/2012, GR 27/12/2012, FR 10/04/2013
screenplay: Marco Bellocchio, Veronica Raimo, Stefano Rulli
cast: Toni Servillo, Isabelle Huppert, Alba Rohrwacher, Michele Riondino, Pier Giorgio Bellocchio, Maya Sansa, Brenno Placido, Fabrizio Falco, Francesca Golia
film editing: Francesca Calvelli
art director: Marco Dentici
costumes designer: Sergio Ballo
producer: Riccardo Tozzi, Marco Chimenz, Giovanni Stabilini
production: Cattleya, RAI Cinema
distributor: 01 Distribution, Bellissima Films