A free adaptation of the classic Pinnochio story, wherein a comedic yet sorrowful chronicle is made of an innocent at large in an unaccomodating world.
Francesco Nuti (born 17 May 1955) is an Italian actor, film director and screenwriter.
Born in Prato, Nuti began his professional career as an actor in the late 1970s, when he formed the cabaret group Giancattivi together with Alessandro Benvenuti and Athina Cenci. The group took part in the TV shows Black Out and Non Stop for RAI TV, and shot their first movie, Ad ovest di Paperino (1981), under Benvenuti’s direction,
The following year Nuti abandoned the trio and began a solo career with three movies directed by Maurizio Ponzi: Madonna, che silenzio c’è stasera (1982), Io, Chiara e lo Scuro and Son contento (1983). Starting in 1985, he began to direct his movies, scoring an immediate success with the films Casablanca, Casablanca and Tutta colpa del Paradiso (1985), Stregati (1987), Caruso Pascoski di padre polacco (1988), Willy Signori e vengo da lontano 1990 and Donne con le gonne (1991). In 1988 he also participated to the Sanremo Festival with the song “Sarà per te”… read more