English Title: Magical Nights
Director(s): Paolo Virzì
Writer(s): Francesco Piccolo, Francesca Archibugi
Starring: Mauro Lamantia, Giovanni Toscano, Irene Vetere, Roberto Herlitzka, Marina Rocco
Production Year: 2018
Duration: 125 minutes
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Language: Italian with English subtitles.
During the 1990 World Cup, the night the Italian national team was eliminated on penalties by the Argentinian National team, a renowned film producer is found dead in the Tiber river. The main suspects are three young aspiring screenwriters. The three of them are called to retrace their version of the facts to the commander of the Carabinieri.
Their story describes the final anguish of the glorious era of great Italian cinema.