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Category: Edition 2017

Sandro and Luciano are two friends with great dreams. Sandro would like to become a writer and Luciano, still a bit confused, does not know where his life will go. Cuba will represent a turning point for the two friends, a brand new start. The meeting with Nora, a young Italian expatriate in Cuba, and the nuances of a new world will change their lives forever.

Original Title Non è un Paese per Giovani
Italian Title Non è un Paese per Giovani
Category Out of competition
Section Masterclass
Tipology Feature Film
Duration 105'
Production Year 2017
Nationality Italy
Directed by Giovanni Veronesi
Screenplay Ilaria Macchia, Andrea Paolo Massara, Giovanni Veronesi
Editor Patrizio Marone
Production Design Andrea Castorina
Costume Design Valentina Monticelli, Monica Gaetani
Music Giuliano Sangiorgi and Negramaro
Main cast Filippo Scicchittano (Sandro)
Giovanni Anzaldo (Luciano)
Sara Serraiocco (Nora)
Sergio Rubini (Cesare)
Nino Frassica (Euro 60)
Produced by Isabella Cocuzza, Ingrid Fernández de Castro, Antonia Nava, Arturo Paglia, Marco Patrizi, Francesco Ruggeri

--- regista --- giovanni veronesiGiovanni Veronesi
He was born in Prato in 1962. He is a screenwriter, director and actor. He made his debut in 1983 in a film by Pupi Avati and then devoted himself to the screenplays of some of most famous films by directors such as Francesco Nuti, Leonardo Pieraccioni and Massimo Ceccherini. He debuted as a director in 1987 with MARAMAO, but will be WHAT WILL BECOME OF US and MANUALE D’AMORE to make him one of the most appreciated Italian directors.

Paco Cinematografica

italian distribution
01 Distribution

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