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Cover boy: L'ultima rivoluzione (2006)

Cover-boy (low-budget film shot in the Sony digital HDV format and transfert on 35mm. feature film) is the story of the friendship between Ioan (Eduard Gabia) and Michele (Luca Lionello) ... See full synopsis »

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Eduard Gabia ...
Ioan
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Michele
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Laura
Luciana Littizzetto ...
Padrona di casa
Francesco Dominedò ...
Mimmo
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Florin - padre di Ioan
Alina Petrescu ...
Madre di Ioan
Razvan Cacoveanu ...
Ioan bambino
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FFSS Station Manager
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Bogdan
Susan Lay ...
Gea
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Cover-boy (low-budget film shot in the Sony digital HDV format and transfert on 35mm. feature film) is the story of the friendship between Ioan (Eduard Gabia) and Michele (Luca Lionello) respectively Romanian and Italian... See full synopsis »

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21 March 2008 (Italy)  »

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Well observed and acted; somewhat uninvolved
18 May 2007 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

This film is about a east European coming to the west and finding the streets aren't paved with gold. The acting is good and the scenes credible and well observed. The camera work is particularly fresh and strong. What stops me giving it a higher score is that it is closer to a fly on the wall everyday documentary than a drama. Little very unexpected or unusual happens and the life of an unemployed homeless migrant worker doesn't make for that interesting a documentary. Scenes aren't linked well together and where dramatic things do happen, they are not developed in the scene, the film just quickly passes on to something else. So I think the film maker is really talented but does need to get better scripts from somewhere.


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