FIREWORKS (Stranizza D'amuri)
June 1982, Sicily. While Italians dream of winning the World Cup, two adolescents dream of living their love story without fear.
Gianni 17, is bullied because of his homosexuality but his life changes when he meets by accident Nino 16, a captivating and innocent boy. The profound friendship they develop will without embarrassment turn into love, as they start working together for Nino’s father, shooting fireworks. When their bond is discovered by their families, the consequences are as violent as the times and mores are conservative. The two teenagers are separated by force but ready to challenge everything and everyone, convinced their love can defeat death.
STATUT | Post Production
GENRE | Drama inspired by a true story
DIRECTOR | Giuseppe Fiorello
WRITERS | Giuseppe Fiorello, Andrea Cedrola, Carlo Salsa
in collaboration with Josella Porto
CAST l Gabriele Pizzurro, Samuele Segreto
PRODUCERS | IblaFilm, RAI Cinema, Fenix Entertainment
COUNTRIES OF ORIGIN | Italy
LANGUAGES | Italian
DELIVERY | Q2 2023