Il Caimano

Italy, France


A forty-year-old couple, Bruno and Paola, are separating, but Bruno - a film producer on the way out - is unable to accept the fact that his wife is leaving him. He happens to meet a young woman who has written a screenplay that she wants to make into a movie at all costs and direct it herself. Bruno stakes everything on this idea and the young woman, knowing that It is his last chance to prove himself career-wise and as a human being.

Cast & Crew

Directed by: Nanni Moretti

Written by: Federica Pontremoli, Nanni Moretti, Francesco Piccolo

Cinematography: Arnaldo Catinari

Cast: Silvio Orlando (Bruno Bonomo), Margherita Buy (Paola), Jasmine Trinca (Teresa), Nanni Moretti (Il Caimano)

Nominations and Awards

  • European Actor 2006
  • Feature Film Selection 2006