Feature Film: My Father’s Words

Director: Francesca Comencini


Cast: Fabrizio Rongione, Chiara Mastroianni


Almost thirty years old, Zeno finds himself adrift, caught in the gulf between youth and adulthood, and dealing with the aftermath of an unexamined relationship with his deceased father. He soon meets Giovanni Malfenti, a rich and successful gallery owner with a zest for life. Impressed by Giovanni’s energy, Zeno goes to work for the older man and soon finds himself embroiled in a love affair with two of his daughters. Ultimately, through his relationships with the Malfenti family, Zeno finds the redemption and peace that he is searching for.


Genre: Drama – Language: Italian with English subtitles – Runtime: 100’

Rent: $3.00