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by Laura Viezzoli


An emotional and philosophical plunge into that invaluable period of life which is life’s own end, through a year of encounters and conversations between the filmmaker and the main character, terminally ill with Lou Gehrig’s disease. A road movie about love, pain and the need for freedom.

international title: The Nature of Things
original title: La natura delle cose
country: Italy
sales agent: Wide House
year: 2016
genre: fiction
directed by: Laura Viezzoli
film run: 68'
screenplay: Laura Viezzoli
cast: Angelo Santagostino, Roberto Citran
cinematography by: Laura Viezzoli
film editing: Enrica Gatto
production: Ladoc