GIRLFRIEND IN A COMA

Springshot Productions

Former Economist Editor Bill Emmott and Filmmaker Annalisa Piras explore Italy’s political, economic and social decline over the past 20 years, the product of a moral collapse unmatched anywhere else in the West.

Emmott’s quest to understand both “Mala Italia” and “Buona Italia” includes Interviews with the former Italian Prime Minister Mario Monti, philosopher and novelist Umberto Eco, film director Nanni Moretti, women’s rights activist Lorella Zanardo, FIAT’s outspoken Canadian-Italian CEO Sergio Marchionne, the author of “Gomorrah” Roberto Saviano and many others.

Director: Annalisa Piras
Writers: Annalia Piras & Bill Emmott
Producers: Annalisa Piras & Bill Emmott
Animation: Phoebe Boswell

AWARDS/FESTIVALS

‘IT FREEZES  THE BLOOD IN YOUR VEINS" 

L’Espresso

A TERRIFIC FILM’

The Economist

 

‘AN INTELLIGENT, IMAGINATIVELY PRESENTED DOCUMENTARY’

The Observer

 

‘A STANDING OVATION FOR TWO OLD MEDIA  JOURNALISTS

Post Gutenberg

 

‘A VERY BEAUTIFUL AND CRUEL DOCUMENTARY’

Le Monde

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