La bella vita

La bella vita is a 1994 Italian comedy drama film. The film premiered at the 51st Venice International Film Festival.[1] It is the debut film of Paolo Virzì, who won the David di Donatello for Best New Director and the Nastro d'Argento in the same category.[2]

La bella vita
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Directed byPaolo Virzì
Written byPaolo Virzì
Francesco Bruni
StarringClaudio Bigagli
Sabrina Ferilli
Music byClaudio Cimpanelli
CinematographyPaolo Carnera
Release date
  • 1994 (1994)
LanguageItalian

PlotEdit

Bruno and Mirella get married in 1989 and live in the little town of Piombino seems to be a bed of roses. After a while Bruno gets the sack, while Mirella takes up with a local tv idol, Gerry Fumo. When she realizes that Bruno can’t stand being on the dole, she repents and wants to leave Gerry. It is too late: Bruno has found out everything and asks her to leave. After a while they take up another time, but they soon realize that their love story has ended. Mirella goes back to her parents' house and begins to work in a kindergarten, while Bruno finds a job at the local beach. The two begin to exchange a tender correspondence.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Edoardo Pittalis, Roberto Pugliese, Bella di Notte, August 1996.
  2. ^ Enrico Lancia. I premi del cinema. Gremese Editore, 1998. ISBN 8877422211.

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