Giovanni Veronesi's New Musketeers
Starring Pierfrancesco Favino, Valerio Mastandrea, Rocco Papaleo and Sergio Rubini, the new adventure comedy by Giovanni Veronesi, Moschettieri del re (lit. The King's Musketeers) will hit the Italian big screens around Christmas time (release date: December 27) thanks to Vision Distribution and Indiana Production.
D'Artagnan, Porthos, Aramis and Athos are the protagonists of a new crazy adventure to save King Louis XIV. Shooting will start in May.
The project was selected for the Résidence de la Cinéfondation at Cannes, the Script Station at the Berlinale, the Sundance Mediterranean Lab and TorinoFilmLab
Shooting has started in Bari for Renato De Maria’s new feature Lo spietato [lit. The unforgiving], set between the 1970s and the 199s, and starring Riccardo Scamarcio, Sara Serraiocco, and Marie-Ange Casta.
The new film by the Roman director is an Italian-French co-production and is due to star Marco Giallini, Michela Cescon and Massimiliano Gallo.
Roberto Benigni will be back on the silver screen in the role of Geppetto in Matteo Garrone’s upcoming Pinocchio.