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281 Ratings

Ecce bombo

Directed by Nanni Moretti
Italy, 1978


Michele Apicella is a neurotic young man dealing with family issues that sometimes center around his disillusioned mother. He’s also often flanked by friends, with whom he discusses and reacts to the issues of the day. He tries to find purpose for his life and some sort of adventure.

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Ecce bombo
Directed by Nanni Moretti

Awards & Festivals

Festival de Cannes

1978 | Competition

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists

1978 | Winner: Best Original Story

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