Don’t miss the tricolor in the rich program of the 2021 Cannes Film Festival, which returns after a year of absence from July 6th to 17th. Here are the Italian films on the Croisette, from the three competition plans anticipated by Nanni Moretti to the various films we found in the subsidiary sections (Quinzaine des Réalisateurs and Sémaine de la critique).
A year later, the Cannes Film Festival is back with a very rich version, including Italian films. Below are all three-color titles that will be seen on the Croisette, where the event will be held (removed from the classic location in May due to the pandemic) July 6-17, 2021 (Here is the complete program).
Three floors of Nanni Moretti (competition)
The most anticipated champion is of course the only Italian in the main event.New movie by Nanni Moretti It has been ready for a while, but the director is more willing to wait for Cannes, a film festival he really likes (he won the Palme d’Or for his son’s room). Three layers See the extraordinary cast of Margherita Buy, Riccardo Scamarcio, Alba Rohrwacher, Adriano Giannini, Elena Lietti, Alessandro Sperduti, Denise Tantucci, Nanni Moretti, Anna Bonaiuto, Paolo Graziosi, Stefano Dionisi and Tommaso Ragno. The film is adapted from Eskor Nevo’s 2017 novel of the same name. It tells the story of three families living in an elegant bourgeois building. The surface tranquility hides the contrast and the problems of couples. You will see the intersection of the lives of the characters. And collision.
A Chiara di Jonas Carpignano (Director’s Fortnight)
Four years after the acclaimed A Ciambra, he returned to Cannes to find the young director. The film focuses on the Guerrasio family from Gioia Tauro: After celebrating the 18th birthday of the eldest daughter, the father left. 15-year-old Chiara wants to know what prompted her parents to leave everyone. Chiara It is the third chapter of the “Gioia Trilogy”, after the Mediterranean and A Ciambra.
Europa di Haider Rashid (Director’s Fortnight)
The director is Florentine, his mother is Italian, and his father is Iraqi.And the protagonist is also from Iraq EuropeA young man named Kamal walked across the “Balkan Route” on foot, crossing the border between Turkey and Bulgaria, looking for a better life in Europe. An incredible journey awaits him in the forest, where he fights for his life. Together with Dam Ali, Svetlana Yancheva, Pietro Sicriello, Gasid Mohamed, Mohamed Zuovi, and Elvan Rashid.
The future of Alice Rohrwacher, Pietro Marcello and Francesco Munzi (Director’s Fortnight)
This six-person documentary directed by some of the most successful directors in contemporary Italian cinema is a portrayal of a generation: the film tells a survey of girls and boys aged 15 to 20 from all over the world in Italy. future, The directors said, yes “A common work designed to tell young Italians and to outline a country’s murals through their eyes and voices“.
King crab Alessio Rigo de Rigi electronic Matteo Zoppis (Director’s Fortnight)
The two directors live between Italy and the United States, but have a real passion for the stories and legends of peasant traditions. horseshoe crab It tells the story of Luciano, a rebel in the late 19th century, who was forced to immigrate to Tierra del Fuego after an evil act to protect a woman. He is looking for fabulous treasures here. With Gabriel Seely.
Laura Samani’s small body (Sémaine de la critique)
In her first feature film, the director told a story that took place in Friuli at the beginning of the 20th century.in Small stature The 15-year-old Agata gave birth to a dead girl and then walked to a shelter where some women had the ability to regain life in one breath, which is the time necessary for baptism. With Celeste Cescutti and Ondina Quadri.