A QUIET LIFE / Una Vita Tranquilla (Germany)

A_QUIET_LIFE                  West Coast Premiere – One Time Screening

Chef Rosario seems to live his life as a restaurant owner with a new wife and a little son in Germany but is suddenly haunted by his mafia past when his grown up Italian son is looking for shelter after a killing.  In German & Italian.

 

Director: Claudio Cupellini
Writer: Filippo Gravino
Runtime: 105 minutes
Genres: Crime | Drama
Distributor:  Beta Cinema
Country: Italy | France | Germany
Language:  Italian | German | Neapolitan  w/ English subtitles
Rating:  NR
Starring: Toni Servillo, Marco D’Amore and Francesco Di Leva

FESTIVALS:  Rome Film Festival, Italy ; Marrakech International Film Festival, Morocco; Angers Film Festival, Alès Film Festival,  Beaune Film Festival , France; Miami International Film Festival, USA; Festival del Cinema Italiano Tokyo, Japan; Karlovy Vary Film Festival, Czech Republic; Italian Film Festival, Philippines

AWARDS:  Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists, Guglielmo Biraghi Award, Francesco Di Leva; Rome Film Fest, L.A.R.A. Award, Francesco Di Leva

Claudio Cupellini’s,  A Quiet Life is a masterful turning of the screw, a quietly evolving tale of vengeful ghosts of the past returning to claim a darkened soul from his temporary state of grace.” 20/20 Filmsight

 

Official website w/Press Kit:  http://www.betafilm.com/en/produkt/do/detail.html?pId=2791

Trailer (in Italian):  http://www.movieplayer.it/video/una-vita-tranquilla-trailer_6370/

Posted in 2012 Screenings, Screening Archive