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2.5
15 Ratings

A Boy from Calabria

Un ragazzo di Calabria

Directed by Luigi Comencini
Italy, 1987
Drama

Synopsis

Set in 1960, the year of the Rome Olympics, a 13 year-old boy with aspirations to become an athlete befriends Ageing, disabled bus driver who understands his ambitions.

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A Boy from Calabria Directed by Luigi Comencini

Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival

1987 | 2 wins including: Best Actor