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The Hand of God È stata la mano di Dio

  Paolo Sorrentino

  Italy     129 minutes

Synopsis

From Academy Award®-winning writer and director Paolo Sorrentino (Il Divo, The Great Beauty, The Young Pope) comes the story of a boy, Fabietto Schisa, set in the tumultuous Naples of the 1980s. The Hand of God is a story full of unexpected joys, such as the arrival of football legend Diego Maradona, and an equally unexpected tragedy. Fate plays its part, joy and tragedy intertwine, and Fabietto’s future is set in motion. Sorrentino returns to his hometown to tell his most personal story, a tale of fate and family, sports and cinema, love, and loss.

 Italian with subtitles 

Screenings & Events

In-Theater Screening

Sat, Oct 16 @ 5:15pm CDT

at AMC River East, Screen 11

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In-Theater Screening

Sat, Oct 23 @ 8:15pm CDT

at AMC River East, Screen 11

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Media

Film Credits

  •   Lorenzo Mieli and Paolo Sorrentino
  •   Cristiano Travaglioli
  •   Daria D’antonio
  •   Filippo Scotti, Toni Servillo, Teresa Saponangelo, Marlon Joubert, Luisa Ranieri, Renato Carpentieri, Massimiliano Gallo, Betti Pedrazzi, Biagio Manna, Ciro Capano, Enzo Decaro, Lino Musella, Sofya Gershevich
  •   Emanuele Cecere, Silvia Moraes, Mirko Perri
  •   The Apartment, A Fremantle Company, Production

Sponsors

Film Patron

Lauren Robishaw

Cultural Partners

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