LA BEFANA VIEN DI NOTTE

de Michele Soavi

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Synopsis

By day, Paola is an ordinary elementary school teacher, but by night she turns into "the Christmas witch," a magical creature who spends her time taking gifts to the poorer children. One night, Paola is kidnapped by the mean Mr. Johnny, whose childhood had been ruined by the witch. Six students will set off to unravel their teacher’s secret. Will they be able to save Paola and Christmas?

Director

Michele Soavi

Milan, 1957. Italian director, actor and screenwriter. In addition to his work directing series and TV-movies, Soavi is known for having directed films like Stage Fright (87), Cemetery Man (94) or The Goodbye Kiss (06).

Technical information

Italy, Spain. 2018

100 MIN

DIRECTORMichele Soavi

WRITERNicola Guaglianone

PHOTOGRAPHYNicola Pecorini

WITHPaola Cortellesi, Stefano Fresi, Fausto Maria Sciarappa

Edition: 2019
Section: Special Session
Original language: Italian

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