52nd edition

Cronaca familiare

Fortnight 2005, Feature film, 1h54

Synopsis

Rome, 1945. Enrico Corsi, a journalist about thirty, learns of the death of his young brother, Lorenzo. The news rekindles memories. When their parents died, the two brothers were separated. Enrico was raised by his poor grandmother. Lorenzo had a comfortable childhood as the adopted son of an English gentleman’s butler. They meet again years later. Enrico is now a journalist. Lorenzo is married and had a child. Lorenzo tells Enrico that he is terminally ill. The two brothers are drawn together in a warm relationship. Knowing his days are numbered, Lorenzo asks Enrico to take him back to their home town, Florence.

Casting

  • Jacques Perrin
  • Marcello Mastroianni
  • Salvo Randone
  • Sylvie

Team

Screenplay
Valerio Zurlini, Mario Missiroli

Image
Giuseppe Rotunno

Editing
Mario Serandrei

Music
Goffredo Petrassi

Set decoration
Flavio Mogherini

Production

Production : Titanus Via Sommacampagna Rome 28 00185 Italie tél: +39 06 492391 www.titnanus.it Metro (Italie)

Title in Original Version : Journal intime