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The Man Who Checks the Meter

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Directed by Stefano Incerti
Italy, 1995
Drama

Synopsis

Crescenzio is 33-years-old, works for the gas company reading meters, still lives with his dysfunctional family, has no friends and on top of it all, his obesity attracts shouts of Fatso! from passing cars. He is in love with Giuliana who does not reciprocate his love.

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The Man Who Checks the Meter Directed by Stefano Incerti

Awards & Festivals

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists

1996 | 2 nominations including: Best New Director

David di Donatello Awards

1996 | Winner: Best New Director

Golden Globes (Italy)

1996 | Winner: Best First Feature

1996 | Nominee: Best Cinematography