Piede di Dio (first feature)

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Piede di Dio

Piede di Dio

Piede di Dio

original title:

PIEDE DI DIO

directed by:

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production:

Achab Film, Ripley's Film, supported by MiBACT, with the support of Provincia di Lecce Salento Film Fund, Fondazione Apulia Film Commission

country:

Italy

year:

2009

film run:

97'

format:

35mm - colour

release date:

28/08/2009

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Michele, a soccer scout, combs small-town Italy in search of a “phenom” who can help him solve his economic and existential problems. During a trip to southern Italy, he happens upon Elia, a youngster whose playing talent leaves him dumbstruck, promising to be the solution to all his troubles. The pair heads off for the big city, the world of pro soccer, to deal with arrogant, omnipotent team managers, until they finally get a tryout with a major club