- La pazza gioia
- Section: Film Flavour
- Italy, France
- 2016 / 116 min.
- Director: Paolo Virzì
- Cast: Valeria Bruni Tedeschi, Micaela Ramazzotti, Valentina Carnelutti, Tommaso Ragno
- Italian version with Czech subtitles
A highly acclaimed comedy about the normal friendship of two insane women, and an insane world full of normal people.
A self-proclaimed billionaire, Beatrice is talkative, tells colorful lies and likes to believe she knows all the important people. Donatella, on the contrary, is a brooding, tattooed introvert with a dark secret. Both women are patients in a secure psychological facility and become friends over time. Together, they make their escape from the clinic and embark on a crazy journey in search of the happiness they both have lost…
Awards: Valladolid IFF 2016: Audience Award, Best Actress, Best Film. Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists 2016: Best Director, Screenplay, Actress, Costume Design, Score. Warsaw IFF 2016: 2nd place – Audience Award. And other prizes.