Cupellini shoots I principianti, produced by Muccino
by Camillo De Marco
Following A Quiet Life [+see also:
interview: Claudio Cupellini
film profile], a Marc’Aurelio Award for Toni Servillo’s performance at the Rome International Film Festival 2010 and the Cineuropa Award at the Brussels Film Festival 2011 (see the interview), Claudio Cupellini (pictured) is working on a new project, with no official cast to date. The shooting of the film, entitled I principianti, is due to start by September 2012, in Paris, Milan and Moscow. Produced by Gabriele Muccino’s Indiana, the project will be presented at the Coproduction Village of the Festival of Les Arcs (December 11-13).
Set up in 2005 by Fabrizio Donvito, Marco Cohen and the director Gabriele Muccino, Indiana Production Company in 2010 produced Paolo Virzì’s film The First Beautiful Thing [+see also:
film profile], selected as the Italian film to participate to the 2011 Oscars as best foreign language film. It has to its credit 5 feature films, 2 TV films, hundreds of TV adverts and film events for clients such as Disney Pixar and Paramount.
(Translated from Italian)
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