a film by Paolo Virzi
from the american best-seller "Human Capital" by Stephen Amidon
Drama (Released in France on the 19th of november 2014 and in Italy on the 9th of january 2014)

Prize Best Actress for Valeria Bruni-Tedeschi - Official Competition Tribeca Film Festival, New York 2014
Prize Best Film - 7 Prize and 19 Nominations David Di Donatello, Italy 2014

Candidate for The Oscars 2015

Dino - Fabrizio Bentivoglio
Carla - Valeria Bruni Tedeschi
Giovanni - Fabrizio Gifuni
Roberta - Valeria Golino

Valeria Bruni Tedeschi

Valeria Golino

Paolo Virzì
is an Italian director. He made a name for himself with his first film La bella vita (Donatello and Silver Ribbon awards). Later on, he wrote and directed 8 films: Ferie d’agosto, a commercial success, Ovosdo (Jury’s special price at Venice), Baci e abbracci, My Name is Tanino, Caterina va en ville, Napoléon et moi (Daniel Auteuil and Monica Bellucci), Tutta a la vita davanti (2 Silver Ribbons awards), and La Prima Cosa Bella (Selection for the Oscars 2011, 3 Donatello awards, 4 Silver Ribbons awards, a commercial success with 7M€ revenues, sold in more than 40 countries).

Near by the Lake Como in Italy. Two families are linked by the same obsession: money. The rich Bernaschis and the broke real estate agent Dino Robelli, will make a dangerous deal. The day before Christmas, a terrible accident will change their fates.

Director : Paolo Virzi
Screenplay : Francesco Piccolo (Habemus Papam, Il caimano), Francesco Bruni, Paolo Virzi
Director of photography : Jérôme Alméras
1st assistant director : Miguel Lombardi
Set decoration : Mauro Radaelli
Costume design : Bettina Pontiggia
Editor : Cecilia Zanuso
Casting director France : Antoine Carrard
Post-production Manager France : Wassila Kailali
Production manager : Alessandro Mascheroni
Production manager France : Nathalie Nghet
Associate producer : Lorenzo Gangarossa
Producer Italy : Fabrizio Donvito, Benedetto Habib, Marco Cohen
Producer France : Philippe Gompel, Birgit Kemner

Indiana Production (Italy)
Manny Films (France)

With the participation of
RAI Cinema
Ministero Beni Culturali (MIBAC)

RAI Cinema (Italy)
BAC Films (France)

International sales
BAC Films