CANNES 2012 – OFFICIAL SELECTION/OUT OF COMPETITION
Lorenzo is a quirky 14-year-old loner. His overwrought parents haven’t a clue that he will abandon a school ski trip to hide out in his apartment building’s neglected cellar. For an entire week, he will finally be able to avoid all conflicts and pressures to be a “normal” teenager. He plans to live in perfect isolation with his favorite music and books. But an unexpected visit from his worldly older half-sister Olivia changes everything. Their emotional time together will inspire Lorenzo to see the world through new eyes….
Based on the best-selling novel by Niccolo Ammaniti…
From the master director of THE DREAMERS, the Oscar-winning THE LAST EMPEROR and the classics LAST TANGO IN PARIS, THE CONFORMIST and THE SPIDER’S STRATAGEM.
Jacopo Olmo ANTINORI