Category: feature / drama
Director: Matteo Garrone
Country: Italy, France
Year: 2018
Length: 103'
Production Status: completed


Marcello, a small and gentle dog groomer, finds himself involved in a dangerous relationship of subjugation with Simone, a former violent boxer who terrorizes the entire neighborhood. In an effort to reaffirm his dignity, Marcello will submit to an unexpected act of vengeance.
Selected Awards and Festivals: Cannes Film Festival, Best Actor; Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists 6 awards including Best Film and Best Director; Jerusalem Film Festival, Best International Film; Telluride Film Festival.

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