by Matteo Garrone
2015, Italy, 2h13, vostf
Starring : Salma Hayek, Vincent Cassel, Toby Jones, John C. Reilly, Stacy Martin
Screenplay : Edoardo Albinati, Ugo Chiti, Matteo Garrone, Massimo Gaudioso
Cinematography : Peter Suschitzky
Music : Alexandre Desplat
Film editing : Marco Spoletini
Production : Matteo Garrone, Anne-Laure et Jean Labadie, Jeremy Thomas
Kings and queens, wizards and fairies, terrifying monsters, an ogre, old washerwomen, performers and courtesans are the heroes of this free interpretation of Giambattista Basile’s famous tales. A Baroque ode to the power of image and the imagination.