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154 Ratings


Il giovane favoloso

Directed by Mario Martone
Italy, 2014
Biography, History


Draws on the writings and correspondence of Giacomo Leopardi. With Elio Germano, Michele Riondino, Massimo Popolizio, Anna Mouglalis, Valerio Binasco and Isabella Ragonese.

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Leopardi Directed by Mario Martone

Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival

2014 | 4 wins including: Best Actress (AKAI International Film Fest Award)

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists

2015 | Winner: Silver Ribbon of the Year

2015 | Nominee: Best Casting Director

David di Donatello Awards

2015 | 5 wins including: Best Actor

2015 | 9 nominations including: Best Film

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