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Corpo celeste (2012)

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Having recently returned to her native Italy after living in Switzerland for 10 years, quiet but curious 13-year-old Marta is left to her own devices while her loving but worn-out mother toils away at an industrial bakery. Marta's only source of socialization is the local church, where she is told to attend preparatory classes for her confirmation. But the doctrines of Roman Catholicism offer little in terms of life lessons or consolation, and she quickly sees through the hypocrisy of the priest, who cares more about status than about his constituents. Eventually, Marta forges her very own way of the cross, which turns out to have much less to do with God than with her own climb towards adulthood.


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: June 8th, 2012 (Limited) by Film Movement, released as Corpo Celeste
Running Time: 98 minutes
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Keywords: Coming of Age, Religious, Culture Clash, Political
Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Tempesta, RAI Cinema, JBA Productions, Amka Films
Production Countries: France,


Salvatore Contaloupo    Don Mario
Pasqualina Scuncia    Santa
Anota Caprioli    Rita
Renato Carpentieri    Don Lorenzo

Production and Technical Credits

Producer    Carlo Cresto-Dina
Producer    Jacques Bidou
Producer    Marianne Dumoulin
Producer    Tiziana Soudani
Screenwriter    Alice Rohrwacher
Costume Designer    Loredana Buscemi
Production Designer    Giorgio Gasparini
Editor    Marco Spoletini
Director of Photography    Helene Louvart
Sound Editor    Daniela Bassani
Sound Editor    Marzia Cordo
Production Designer    Luca Servino

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