Release Date: 2004
Not Yet Rated|1 hr 50 min
When his wife dies during childbirth, repairman Gianni (Kim Rossi Stuart) can't accept the responsibility of his newborn son and gives him up. Fifteen years later, he meets his son, Paolo (Andrea Rossi), for the first time on a train to Berlin, and discovers that he's disabled. The meeting is awkward, and Gianni is stunned by the treatment Paolo receives from his German doctors. Eventually, with the help of another parent (Charlotte Rampling), Gianni learns to cope with delayed fatherhood.
Director: Gianni Amelio
Production Co: Rai Cinema, ACHAB Film, Pola Pandora Film, Arena Films, Arte France Cinema