Based on Giordano’s debut novel, a meditation on loneliness, love and the weight of childhood experience.

Prod company Offside (Italy)

Co-producers:Bavaria Pictures (Germany) and Les Films des Tournelles (France) in association with ZDF Enterprises and Ostlicht Filmproduktion

Producers: Mario Gianani, Philipp Kreuzer and Anne Dominique Toussant

Backers:Mitteldeutsche Medienförderung (MDM), Film Commission Torino Piemonte and Eurimages.

Dist (Ger): marketing & distribution*

Dist (Italy): Medusa Film

Dist (Fr): Le Pacte

DirectorSaverio Costanzo

ScreenplaySaverio Costanzo and Paolo Giordano, based on the novel of the same name by Paolo Giordano

Cast:Alba Rohrwacher, Luca Marinelli, Isabella Rossellini

Locations:Rome, Turin, Thuringia

Shooting from November 2009 to February 2010

Contact:boxfish films/Philipp Graf, +49 30 44044 751