THE HOUSE KEYS
THE HOUSE KEYS


SYNOPSIS
Paolo, a 15-year old handicapped boy, travels together with his father to Berlin in order to get medical treatment. Both haven't met since his birth, Gianni (his father) had left because he could not cope with the situation that the mother lost her life and the boy had serious handicaps - so this journey is the beginning of their relationship...

DIRECTORGianni Amelio
YEAR2004
STATUScompleted
PRODUCERSEnzo Porcelli (producer)
Karl Baumgartner
Bruno Pesery (co-producers)
CO PRODUCTION WITHa Rai Cinema Achab Film (Rome)
Pola Pandora Filmproduktion (Berlin) and Arena Films (Paris) production
in coproduction with Arte France Cinema
Bavaria Film
ZDF/Arte
Bayerischer Rundfunk
in collaboration with SKY
Lakeshore International SBS
Canal+
Bulbul Films
PRODUCTIONStefano Benappi (production manager)
SUPPORTED BYEurimages
Filmboard Berlin Brandenburg
FFA
WORLD SALESRAI TRADE
GERMAN DISTRIBUTOR
LENGTH105 min
FORMATcolour
1:1.66
Dolby SRD
partly shot on S-16mm
SHOOTING LOCATIONBerlin (Germany)
Norway
Italy
ORIGINAL LANGUAGEItalian, French, German
CASTKim Rossi Stuart
Charlotte Rampling
Andrea Rossi
WRITERSGianni Amelio
Stefano Rulli
Sandro Petraglia
CASTING
DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHYLuca Bigazzi, Mario Masini (camera operator)
EDITINGSimona Paggi
MUSICFranco Piersanti
SOUNDAlessandro Zanon
ART DIRECTIONGiancarlo Basili
COSTUMESCristina Francioni
Piero Tosi
MAKE UP HAIRBjörn Rehbein (make-up)
Carlo Barucci (hairdresser)
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