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GIFFONI FILM FESTIVAL 1982 - 31 July.8 August

Sections & Films

SWEET PEA

Category: Edition 1982

Synopsis
Oliviero is a very young boy father; in fact, he had a son at the age of only 13, making his thirty-six sixty-six parents become grandparents. Together with the child, Oliviero goes around Milan, finding himself struggling with homeless people and an orphanage where the child stays temporarily and then flees. The two then decide to go home together.

Original Title Piso Pisello
Italian Title Piso Pisello
Category Out of competition
Section Review "Youth Problems in Contemporary Cinematography"
Tipology Feature Film
Duration 103'
Production Year 1981
Nationality Italy, West Germany
Directed by Peter Del Monte
Screenplay Peter Del Monte, Bernardino Zapponi
Music Fiorenzo Carpi
Main cast Valeria D'Obici, Victoria Gadsen, Alessandro Haber, Piero Mazzarella, Luca Porro, Fabio Peraboni, Eros Pagni, Leopoldo Trieste

 regista peter del montePETER DEL MONTE

Peter Del Monte (San Francisco, 29 July 1943) is an Italian director and screenwriter.
He graduated in Rome and in the seventies he attended the Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia of the capital, under the guidance of Roberto Rossellini.
He made his debut in 1975 as director of "Irene, Irene", winning in 1980 the Special Jury Prize at the Venice Film Festival with "L'altra donna" and, in 1982, the Prize for the best artistic contribution to the Festival of Cannes for "Invito al viaggio".