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L'intervallo (2012)

Because of an offense to a Camorra chief's neighborhood, the sixteen-year-old Veronica become hostage inside an abandoned building on the far outskirts of Naples, pending punishment. One to... See full summary »

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Maurizio Braucci (story), Leonardo di Costanzo (story) | 4 more credits »
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Cast overview:
Salvatore Ruocco ... Mimmo
Francesca Riso Francesca Riso ... Veronica
Alessio Gallo ... Salvatore
Carmine Paternoster Carmine Paternoster ... Bernardino
Antonio Buíl ... Padre di Salvatore
Jean-Yves Morard Jean-Yves Morard ... Lo Slavo
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Because of an offense to a Camorra chief's neighborhood, the sixteen-year-old Veronica become hostage inside an abandoned building on the far outskirts of Naples, pending punishment. One to watch her is Salvatore, a timid fear and a clamor with which in the hours of waiting Veronica establishes a relationship of complicity and affection. Written by Andrea

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Crime | Drama

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Italy | Switzerland | Germany

Language:

Italian

Release Date:

5 September 2012 (Italy) See more »

Also Known As:

The Interval See more »

Filming Locations:

Naples, Campania, Italy

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€1,300,000 (estimated)
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1.85 : 1
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Strong performances
11 September 2013 | by JCR-4See all my reviews

Veronica is a teenage girl that has done something to upset the local "Camorra" mafia. Mimmo, a teenage boy who sells ices (slush) on the streets, has been given the task to watch over her until the local boss of the area, Bernado, has time to come along and take care of the problem. Mimmo is unwilling, but compelled to cooperate in his task, while Veronica is flippant and understandably not co-operative. The scene is some deserted warehouse near Naples where the two develop a bond and mutual respect for each other's undesirable position despite the circumstances, both being caught up in the wrongdoings of daily mafia life. The film progresses at a gentle pace, and both characters are likable and inevitably they come to an understanding. Despite the slow pace, for me the film works on several levels. It successfully conveys that feeling of dread, evil, ignorance and misogyny that exists in the all-pervasive Italian mafia life, that feeling of helplessness, of having to accept that this is how things are, without reason but just because it is – the total abuse of power. Great acting from the two protagonists who apparently are debutants on the silver screen, and also by the mafia thugs who remind me of the occasional unsavory types I have come across while living in this great, but severely flawed country, that is Italy.


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