Minggu, 01 Mei 2011
Tizza Covi & Rainer Frimmel - La pivellina (2009)
Cannes Director's Fortnight 2009
“There is still tomorrow - La Pivellina”, directed by Tizza Covi, Rainer Frimmel. By Patrizia Gerardi, Asia Crippa, Taira Cairoli and Walter Saabel, duration 100 minutes.
Abondoned in a park, the two-year-old girl Asia is found by Patti, a circus woman living with her husband Walter in a trailer park in San Basilio on the outskirts of Rome. With the help of Tairo, a teenager who lives with his grandma in an adjacent container, Patti starts to search for the girl's mother and gives the girl a new home for an uncertain period of time.
La Pivellina has been screened in more than 130 International Film Festivals (including Berlinale, Toronto, Karlovy Vary, New York, San Francisco, Palm Springs) and received over 35 awards. La Pivellina is being released in more than 20 countries worldwide (including USA, Argentina, France, Italy, Brazil, Germany). The film has been selected as the Austrian entry for the Best Foreign Language Film at the 83rd Academy Awards.