A timid dog groomer living in a poor suburb sells cocaine on the side and stays out of trouble, while trying to deal with his unstable, violent acquaintance who is a menace to the whole neighborhood.
"A MOVIE WITH INCOMPARABLE BITE AND STRENGTH."
- The Guardian
"ONE OF THE BEST ITALIAN FILMS OF RECENT TIMES, A MODERN DAY NEOREALIST FABLE THAT BEARS COMPARISON WITH THE GREAT WORK OF FELLINI, ROSSELLINI, DE SICA ET AL."
- The Independent
"A WELL-CRAFTED GEM. THE KIND OF AESOP'S FABLE SCORSESE WOULD TELL HIS KIDS."
- Time Out
Directed by Matteo Garrone
Written by Ugo Chiti (story), Matteo Garrone (story)
Starring Marcello Fonte, Edoardo Pesce, Nunzia Schiano
Runtime: 1h 43min
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Language: Italian (English subtitles)
Rated: 14A: violence; drug use