Genova

Genova
Genova

Year

2008

Duration

89 minutes

Genres

Drama

Language

English / Italian

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Synopsis

Versatile director Michael Winterbottom has tried his hand at comedy, docu-drama, literary adaptation and sci-fi, so it's no surprise to find him changing gear once again for this sunny but unsettling ghost story. Colin Firth plays a college professor who moves his two daughters to the Italian city of Genoa following their mother's death in a car accident. The father hopes his family will be able to escape its tragic past amid the cheerful hubbub of the town but soon discovers that grief can manifest itself in surprising ways.

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15 Classification

This film contains strong language.

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