L’arrivo di Wang


Italia, 2011, colore, 35 mm, 82′
di Antonio Manetti+Marco Manetti
Sceneggiatura Antonio Manetti+Marco Manetti – Fotografia Alessandro Chiodo – Montaggio Federico Maneschi – Musiche
Aldo De Scalzi, Pivio – Interpreti Ennio Fantastichini, Francesca Cuttica, Li Yong, Juliet Esey Joseph, Antonello Morroni

Gaia, an interpreter of Chinese, is called to carry out an extremely urgent and secret translation. She finds herself before Curti, an unscrupulous agent, who has to interrogate the elusive and mysterious Mr Wang. But the secrecy of the interrogation takes place in the dark and Gaia is not able to translate well. When the lights are finally turned on, Gaia finds out why the identity of Mr Wang had been kept secret. In front of her is a being who has come from another world. A meeting which will change her life forever. As well as the planet’s.

The Manetti bros. are known in Italian cinema for their love of genre films. They had directed feature-leight films, including De Generazione, Torino Boys, Zora la vampira, Piano 17. They also directed L’ispettore Coliandro, several episodes of the television series Crimini and many video clips for famous Italian singers.