A Perfect Day
A Perfect Day
Un giorno perfetto
Italy, 2008, 100 Minute Running Time
Program: World Cinema Now
Language: Italian English Sub-Titles
Awards: Venice Pasinetti Award Best Female Actor Isabella Ferrari
Adapted from the best-selling novel by Melania Mazzucco, this intense drama plays out on the stage of a hectic and disturbing Rome, where simple gestures and words lead each character inexorably toward his fate.
DIRECTOR: Ferzan Ozpetek
Producer: Domenico Procacci
Editor: Patrizio Marone
Screenwriter: Sandro Petraglia, Ferzan Ozpetek
Cinematographer: Fabio Zamarion
Music: Andrea Guerra
Principal Cast: Valerio Mastandrea, Isabello Ferrari, Stefania Sandrelli, Valerio Binasco, Monica Guerritore
Filmography: Saturn in Opposition (2007), Sacred Heart (2005), Facing Windows (2003), Ignorant Fairies (2001), Steam (1997)
Print Source: Fandango Portobello
Italian Cultural Institute of Los Angeles
Official Film Website
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