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Director:
Writers:
Ettore Scola (story)
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Release Date:
27 November 1998 (Italy) See more »
Genre:
Plot:
An evening at an Italian restaurant. Hosted by tolerant and relaxed Flora, various parties of middle-class people come in -- large and small... See more » | Add synopsis »
Awards:
3 wins & 5 nominations See more »
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Cast

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Directed by
Ettore Scola 
 
Writing credits
Ettore Scola (story)

Ettore Scola (writer) and
Furio Scarpelli (writer) and
Silvia Scola (writer) and
Giacomo Scarpelli (writer)

Produced by
Franco Committeri .... producer
 
Original Music by
Armando Trovajoli 
 
Cinematography by
Franco Di Giacomo 
 
Film Editing by
Raimondo Crociani 
 
Production Design by
Luciano Ricceri 
 
Costume Design by
Odette Nicoletti 
 
Makeup Department
Giorgio Capogrosso .... assistant hair stylist
Carla Catanzaro .... assistant makeup artist
Lamberto Deli .... assistant hair stylist
Franco Freda .... key makeup artist
Annamaria Ginnoto .... hair stylist (as Anna Maria Ginnoto)
Mirella Ginnoto .... key hair stylist
Antonio Maltempo .... makeup artist
Ermanno Spera .... assistant makeup artist
 
Production Management
Romolo Biondi .... production supervisor
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Gianni Arduini .... first assistant director
Federica Ciciarelli .... assistant director
Camilla Costanzo .... assistant director
Alessio Cremonini .... assistant director
Federico Di Cicilia .... assistant director
Enrico Marrari .... second assistant director
 
Art Department
Rodolfo Calascibetta .... property master
Giuseppe Sorrentino .... assistant decorator
 
Sound Department
Damiano Antinori .... assistant sound recordist
Giorgio Conti .... sound editor
Alberto Doni .... sound mixer
Paolo Frati .... sound effects editor
Remo Ugolinelli .... sound
Stefano Vadala .... sound
Corrado Volpicelli .... sound
 
Visual Effects by
Riccardo Grandi .... digital artist
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Roberto Barbona .... grip
Alberto Emidi .... key grip
Luca Forte .... assistant camera
Claudio Frollano .... electrician
Gianfranco Salis .... still photographer
Raoul Torresi .... camera operator
Simone Zampagni .... assistant camera
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Angela Anzimani .... key costumer
Alma Barbieri .... seamstress
Piera Cimino .... seamstress
Debora Pagano .... costume assistant
Raoul Settimelli .... costume assistant
 
Editorial Department
Antonio Di Lorenzo .... assistant editor
Stefano Giovannini .... color timer
Edward Nadalin .... assistant editor
Luciana Nusca .... assistant editor
 
Music Department
Angelo Giovagnoli .... orchestra coordinator
Armando Trovajoli .... conductor
Fabio Venturi .... music recording engineer
 
Other crew
Eleonora Baldwin .... script supervisor
Ludovica Barbieri .... production secretary
Paola Comin .... press agent
Franco Cremonini .... production coordinator
Paolo Mastrorosato .... production secretary
Anna Maria Novelli .... production administrator
Carmine Parmigiani .... production coordinator
Italo Squillace .... production secretary
 

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Also Known As:
"La cena" - Italy (original title)
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Runtime:
Argentina:124 min | Colombia:108 min | Italy:126 min | Japan:108 min | Norway:109 min
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3 out of 31 people found the following review useful.
Awful, 16 August 2000

I gave 1 to this film. I can't understand how Ettore Scola,one of the greater directors of Italian cinema, made a film like this, so stupid and ridiculous! All the stories of the people involved in the movie are unsubstantial,boring and not interesting. Too long,too boring. The only things I save in this movie are Giancarlo Giannini and Vittorio Gasmann. Hope that Scola will change radically themes and style in his next film.

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