Quanto basta • Nuovo Cinema Italiano Film Festival

Quanto basta

As Needed

English Title: As Needed
Director(s): Francesco Falaschi
Writer(s): Filippo Bologna, Ugo Chiti
Starring: Vinicio Marchioni, Valeria Solarino, Luigi Fedele
Production Year: 2018
Duration: 92 minutes
Genre: Comedy
Language: Italian with English subtitles

Arturo, a well-known chef who has been in prison for anger issues, is assigned to serve community service as a cooking teacher at the San Donato Institute, for a group of men with Asperger’s syndrome. Guido, 20-year old with a great talent and a lot of passion for cooking, is one of the pupils. Arturo is assigned to team up with Guido as a mentor for a cooking talent show in Tuscany.

Arturo hates talent shows but reluctantly accepts. Slowly, their contentious relationship will turn into a beautiful friendship.

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