'RAI Cinema Chief Unveils Stellar 01 Distribution Lineup, Discusses

Unveils Stellar 01 Distribution Lineup, Discusses

Paolo Del Brocco,

CEO of RAI Cinema (Courtesy of Rocco Giurato)

There are

17 films in the lineup, but only one directed by a woman, “La chimera” by Alice

“There are

fewer women directors than men, but their number is growing

The fact

that there is only one woman in this list is an absolute coincidence,” said Del

The presentation

began on a positive note: the indicators are encouraging for Italian cinema, and everything points

“At the

top of the Cinetel [box office] ranking, next to American animation and superhero titles, we

Although the

box office figures allowed the industry to be confident about the future, Del Brocco acknowledged

However, he

added: “Still they indicate that quality Italian cinema is appreciated and begins to deliver interesting

“The assumption

is, at worst, a shortfall of 25 to 30 million euros

“Comandante” director Edoardo

De Angelis on set with lead actor Pierfrancesco Favino (Courtesy of Enrico De Luigi)

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