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Il sogno della farfalla (1994)

Massimo is a young actor who is a spellbinding livewire on stage. A theatre director is moved by his talent and wants to do a play about him, to turn him into a great role to be interpreted... See full summary »

Director:

Marco Bellocchio

Writer:

Massimo Fagioli
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Thierry Blanc Thierry Blanc ... Massimo
Simona Cavallari Simona Cavallari ... La ragazzina
Nathalie Boutefeu ... Anna
Roberto Herlitzka Roberto Herlitzka ... Il padre
Henry Arnold ... Carlo
Anita Laurenzi Anita Laurenzi ... La prima vecchia
Antonio Pennarella Antonio Pennarella ... Lo zingaro
Michael Seyfried Michael Seyfried ... Il regista
Aleka Paizi Aleka Paizi ... La pastora (as Aleka Paisi)
Sergio Graziani Sergio Graziani ... L'ortolano
Carla Cassola Carla Cassola ... La seconda vecchia
Giusy Frallonardo Giusy Frallonardo ... Attrice
Consuelo Ciatti Consuelo Ciatti ... Attrice che impersona Natalia
Patrizia Punzo Patrizia Punzo ... Attrice nella parte dell'elettrice
Viviana Natale Viviana Natale ... L'autostoppista
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Storyline

Massimo is a young actor who is a spellbinding livewire on stage. A theatre director is moved by his talent and wants to do a play about him, to turn him into a great role to be interpreted by Massimo himself. But the actor's father informs the director of his son's strange decision to renounce conventional language in everyday life, and offers a possible explanation: a disillusionment in love. The mother agrees to compose the script, perhaps to bring her son back to an equality characterised by a verbal language that is understandable to all. Written by L.H. Wong <as9401k56@ntuvax.ntu.ac.sg>

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Country:

Italy | France | Switzerland

Language:

Italian

Release Date:

11 May 1994 (Italy) See more »

Also Known As:

The Butterfly's Dream See more »

Filming Locations:

Lake Iseo, Lombardia, Italy See more »

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Technical Specs

Color:

Color
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La belle et la bête
Composed by Dimitri Nicolau
Performed by Strings in Stain
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