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Sweet Dreams

Opening Screening Quinzaine des Réalisateurs, Cannes 2016

Directed by: Marco BELLOCCHIO
Year of production: 2016
Country: ITALY
Genre: drama
Length: 134 minutes

Turin, 1969. Nine-year-old Massimo’s idyllic childhood is shattered by the mysterious death of his mother. The young boy refuses to accept this brutal loss, even if the priest says she is now in Heaven. Years later in the 90s, adult Massimo has become an accomplished journalist. After reporting on the war in Sarajevo, he begins to suffer from panic attacks. As he prepares to sell his parents’ apartment, Massimo is forced to relive his traumatic past. Compassionate doctor Elisa could help tormented Massimo open up and confront his childhood wounds…

Marco BELLOCCHIO – Director
Valia SANTELLA, Edoardo ALBINATI, Marco BELLOCCHIO – Screenplay
Daniele CIPRÌ – Image
Gaetano CARITO – Sound
Marco DENTICI – Set Decoration
Francesca CALVELLI – Editing
Carlo CRIVELLI – Music

  • Realizatori
  • Actori
  • Trailer
Marco BELLOCCHIO – Réalisation
Valia SANTELLA, Edoardo ALBINATI, Marco BELLOCCHIO – Scénario
Daniele CIPRÌ – Photographie
Gaetano CARITO – Son
Marco DENTICI – Décor
Francesca CALVELLI – Montage
Carlo CRIVELLI – Musique

Barbara Ronchi
Bérénice Bejo
Dario Dal Pero
Guido Caprino
Nicolò Cabras
Valerio Mastandrea

Original language: Italian, French
Subtitles: English, Romanian