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  • DVD 1016

Plot: The relationship between a young Sicilian boy and the projectionist at the local cinema leads to the boy’s lifelong love affair with movies.

Director: Giuseppe Tornatore

Main Cast: Philippe Noiret, Jacques Perrin, Salvatore Cascio, Enzo Cannavale, Antonella Attili

Genres: Comedy, Drama, Romance

Language: Italian

Awards: 1989 - Cannes Film Festival Grand Jury Prize (Giuseppe Tornatore);
1990 - Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film;
1990 - Golden Globe Award for Best Foreign Language Film;
1991 - BAFTA Awards for Best Actor (Philippe Noiret), Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Salvatore Cascio), Best Film not in the English Language (Franco Cristaldi, Giuseppe Tornatore), Best Original Film Score (Ennio Morricone, Andrea Morricone), Best Original Screenplay (Giuseppe Tornatore)