The Vice of Hope

Movie Trailer

The Vice of Hope

Movie Trailer
Country:
Italy
Details:
2018 | 96 minutes | Drama
Language:
Italian

“If I have to die, I want to die my way!” Maria’s life is intertwined with the river. She walks with firm steps. A hand-to-mouth existence, without dreams or desires, her life is spent taking care of her mother and in service to a merciless, bejewelled old lady. With her brave pit bull by her side, Maria ferries pregnant women across the river, leading them to a wretched fate. But hope will pay her a visit, in a powerful form, teaching Maria that maintaining her humanity is the greatest of all revolutions.

Director:
Edoardo De Angelis
Cast:
Pina Turco, Massimiliano Rossi, Marina Confalone, Cristina Donadio, Marcello Romolo
Awards:
  • Best Supporting Actress – David di Donatello Award
  • Best Director and Best Actress – Tokyo International Film Festival Award

“If I have to die, I want to die my way!” Maria’s life is intertwined with the river. She walks with firm steps. A hand-to-mouth existence, without dreams or desires, her life is spent taking care of her mother and in service to a merciless, bejewelled old lady. With her brave pit bull by her side, Maria ferries pregnant women across the river, leading them to a wretched fate. But hope will pay her a visit, in a powerful form, teaching Maria that maintaining her humanity is the greatest of all revolutions.

Director:
Edoardo De Angelis
Cast:
Pina Turco, Massimiliano Rossi, Marina Confalone, Cristina Donadio, Marcello Romolo
Awards:
  • Best Supporting Actress – David di Donatello Award
  • Best Director and Best Actress – Tokyo International Film Festival Award