November 10, 2019
After tragedy strikes, an irrepressible 35-year-old woman with Down syndrome embarks with her father on a cross-country adventure, bringing her new self-conﬁdence and enabling them both to begin to heal.
Dafne (an irrepressible Carolina Raspanti) is a witty 35-year-old woman with Down syndrome. Though ﬁercely independent, she still lives with her aging parents. When a sudden tragedy strikes, she convinces her depressed father Luigi to accompany her on a cross-country adventure, sparking a series of events that bring Dafne a new and exhilarating self-conﬁdence and enable her and Luigi to begin to heal. Director Federico Bondi challenges societal prejudices in this gentle combination of drama and comedy.
- Director: Federico Bondi
- Principal Cast: Carolina Raspanti, Antonio Piovanelli, Stefania Casini
- Country: Italy
- Year: 2019
- Running Time: 94 minutes
- Producer: Marta Donzelli, Gregorio Paonessa
- Screenplay: Federico Bondi
- Cinematographers: Piero Basso
- Language: Italian
- Has Subtitles: Yes