IL SIGNOR DIAVOLO

de Pupi Avati

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Synopsis

Italy, 1950s. Carlo, a teenager, has murdered Emilio, a disabled boy who lives with the local priest. The authorities want to shed some light on the incident, but their relationship with the church are extremely tense. Things get complicated when Carlo, who committed the murder to avenge his best friend, starts talking about the devil and accuses a nun of having instigated the crime.

Director

Pupi Avati

A key figure in the Italian fantastic genre, he boasts a career that has led him to direct, produce and write more than fifty titles, such as La casa dalle finestre che ridono (76), Zeder (83) or L’Arcano incantatore (96).

Technical information

Italy. 2019

86 MIN

DIRECTORPupi Avati

WRITERSPupi Avati, Antonio Avati, Tommaso Avati

PHOTOGRAPHYCesare Bastelli

WITHGabriele Lo Giudice, Filippo Franchini, Massimo Bonetti

Edition: 2019
Section: Special Session
Original language: Italian

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