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GIFFONI FILM FESTIVAL 1987 - 25 July.2 August

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Category: Edition 1987

After Katie's father told the king that she is able to turn all that she wants into gold, the girl finds herself in a basement of the castle with the order to spin the straw in gold threads, life penalty . An astute elf consents to help her to perform the impossible trial - and to win the heart of the king's charming son - three times, but her assistance comes at a price. Unless Katie can guess his extravagant name, he will have to give him his first child.

Original Title Rumpelstiltskin
Italian Title Il potere magico - Tremotino
Category Out of competition
Section Fairy Tales, Fables and Comics: Cannon's Movie Tales
Tipology Feature Film
Duration 84'
Production Year 1987
Nationality USA
Directed by David Irving
Main cast Amy Irving, Billy Barty, Clive Revill

 regista david irvingDAVID IRVING

David Kenneth Irving (Santa Clara, 25 September 1949) is an American film director and producer.
He is the son of director Jules Irving (born Jules Israel) and actress Priscilla Pointer, then brother of actress Amy Irving and singer Katie Irving.