A summertime daytrip along the railway line Rome-Orvieto on a special-fare train, a group of diverse and lively characters. Their stories merge and intersect in the beautiful scenery of a Medieval small town in central Italy.
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A wonder! Delicate & generous, the rhythm of the train providing a bass line for visual comic improvisation at times, the film mixes documentary and Brilliantined artifice with the lightest of touches, at one point converting the entire countryside into a stage set for a musical. It reminds one of the unconventional conventionality of some early Russian "american style films". O I'll just shut up & enjoy the buzz.