Spotlight on new Italian comedy
by Camillo de Marco
- Soap Opera by Alessandro Genovesi to be the opening film, Andiamo a quel paese by Salvatore Ficarra and Valentino Picone to close the festival
Comedies are to open and close the 9th Rome Film Festival (16-25 October, Auditorium Parco della Musica), respectively Soap Opera [+see also:
film profile] by Alessandro Genovesi (starring Fabio De Luigi, Cristiana Capotondi, Ricky Memphis, Elisa Sednaoui, Chiara Francini, Ale e Franz, Diego Abatantuono - read the news) and Andiamo a quel paese, written and directed by and featuring Salvatore Ficarra and Valentino Picone (with Fatima Trotta, Tiziana Lodato, Nino Frassica).
Soap Opera and Andiamo a quel paese [+see also:
film profile] are produced by Colorado Film and Tramp Limited respectively, in collaboration with Medusa Film, which will release both films in Italy.
(Translated from Italian)