Il divo: La spettacolare vita di Giulio Andreotti (2008)

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  • IMDb page: Il divo: La spettacolare vita di Giulio Andreotti (2008)
  • Rate: 7.2/10 total 5,217 votes 
  • Genre: Biography | Drama
  • Release Date: 28 May 2008 (Italy)
  • Runtime: 110 min
  • Filming Location: Montecitorio, Rome, Lazio, Italy
  • Budget: €5,700,000(estimated)
  • Gross: $239,294(USA)(8 November 2009)
  • Director: Paolo Sorrentino
  • Stars: Toni Servillo, Anna Bonaiuto and Giulio Bosetti
  • Original Music By: Teho Teardo   
  • Soundtrack: E la chiamano estate
  • Plot Keyword: Italy | Prime Minister | Italian | Politician | Fascism

Writing Credits By:

    (in alphabetical order)

  • Paolo Sorrentino  writer

Known Trivia

    Plot: The story of Italian politician Giulio Andreotti, who has served as Prime Minister of Italy seven times since the restoration of democracy in 1946. |  »

    Story: The story of Italian politician Giulio Andreotti, who has served as Prime Minister of Italy seven times since the restoration of democracy in 1946.

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    Produced By:

    • Stefano Bonfanti known as associate producer
    • Francesca Brunacci known as executive producer: Lucky Red
    • Oriana Buttacavoli known as executive producer: Babe Films
    • Carlotta Calori known as associate producer: Indigo Film
    • Francesca Cima known as producer
    • Fabio Conversi known as co-producer
    • Maurizio Coppolecchia known as co-producer
    • Chiara Cordaro known as production delegate: Indigo Film
    • Gennaro Formisano known as line producer
    • Séverine Fortuné known as executive producer: Babe Films
    • Romina Franzini known as executive producer: Lucky Red
    • Gianluigi Gardani known as associate producer
    • Nicola Giuliano known as producer
    • Alix Gugenheim known as executive producer: Babe Films
    • Agathe Hubert known as executive producer: Babe Films
    • Thomas Jaeger known as executive producer: Babe Films
    • Stefano Massenzi known as associate producer: Lucky Red
    • Andrea Occhipinti known as producer

    FullCast & Crew:

    • Toni Servillo known as Giulio Andreotti
    • Anna Bonaiuto known as Livia Danese
    • Giulio Bosetti known as Eugenio Scalfari
    • Flavio Bucci known as Franco Evangelisti
    • Carlo Buccirosso known as Paolo Cirino Pomicino
    • Giorgio Colangeli known as Salvo Lima
    • Alberto Cracco known as Don Mario
    • Piera Degli Esposti known as Signora Enea
    • Lorenzo Gioielli known as Mino Pecorelli
    • Paolo Graziosi known as Aldo Moro
    • Gianfelice Imparato known as Vincenzo Scotti
    • Massimo Popolizio known as Vittorio Sbardella
    • Aldo Ralli known as Giuseppe Ciarrapico
    • Giovanni Vettorazzo known as Magistrato Scarpinato
    • Orazio Alba known as Gaspare Mutolo
    • Fernando Altieri known as Oscar Luigi Scalfaro
    • Stewart Arnold known as Larry Schoenbach
    • Nuot Arquint known as Lima's killer
    • Antonello Avallone known as Doctor
    • Gaetano Balistreri known as Tommaso Buscella
    • Dezio Bettini known as Licio Gelli
    • Pietro Biondi known as Francesco Cossiga
    • Giovanni Bissaca known as Senator
    • Claudio Bonis known as Pippo Calò
    • Achille Brugnini known as Cardinal Angelini
    • Simone Carella known as Rino Formica
    • Domenico Centamore known as Balduccio Di Maggio
    • Michele Chiadò known as Senator Pellegrino
    • Umberto Contarello known as Deputy
    • Carlo Cozzani known as I.O.R. Cardinal
    • Luciano Cravino known as Magistrat
    • Salvatore D'Onofrio known as Armed escort chief
    • Paolo De Giorgio known as Stefano Bontate
    • Roberto De Rossi known as Journalist
    • Renato Di Pietro known as Stefano Radola
    • Lombardo Fornara known as Michele Sindona
    • Massimo Franceschi known as Journalist
    • Domenico Gennaro known as Francesco Marino Mannoia
    • Orlando Gerace known as Nino Salvo
    • Carlo Giraudo known as Judge Natoli
    • Victor Goubanov known as Mikhail Gorbachev
    • Ernesto Izzo known as Deputy
    • Manuela Lamanna known as Secretary (as Manuela La Manna)
    • Fiorenza Liberto known as Woman at the party
    • Giusto Lo Piparo known as Deputy
    • Bob Marchese known as Senator
    • Luigi Messina known as President Ingargiola
    • Gaetano Mosca known as Porter Mario
    • Giuseppe Pappada known as Arnoldo Forlani
    • Giuseppe Perri known as Tano Badalamenti
    • Giuseppe Pesare known as Senator
    • Alvaro Piccardi known as Raul Gardini
    • Alessandro Pisticcio known as Deputy
    • Gilda Postiglione Turco known as Journalist (as Gilda Postiglione)
    • Alberto Pozzo known as Lawyer Coppi
    • Mario Prosperi known as Cardinal Pappalardo
    • Antonino Puglisi known as Vito Ciancimino
    • Giulio Raffi Casagrande known as Man at the party
    • Lorenzo Ragazzini Regis known as General G. Matelli
    • Enzo Rai known as Totò Riina
    • Luisella Rossboch known as Senator
    • Natale Russo known as Leonardo Messina
    • Giorgio Sappa known as Deputy
    • Cesare Scova known as Deputy
    • Maurizio Tropea known as Deputy
    • Roberto Minutillo Turtur known as Deputy
    • Lorenzo Ventavoli known as Deputy
    • Wiebke Walbrich known as Journalist
    • Angelo Zito known as Giancarlo Caselli
    • Fanny Ardant known as Moglie dell'ambasciatore francese (uncredited)
    • Beppe Grillo known as Himself (voice) (archive footage) (uncredited)
    • Cristina Serafini known as Caterina Stagno (uncredited)
    • Renato Zero known as Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)

    ..{tab=Supporting Department}Makeup Department:

    • Raffaella Alpignano known as assistant makeup artist: Turin
    • Peggy Anstett known as hair stylist: Rome
    • Michele Antonini known as hair stylist: Rome
    • Sara Avanzati known as makeup artist: Rome
    • Alessandro D'Anna known as additional makeup artist
    • Lorella De Rossi known as makeup artist
    • Francesco Fabiani known as makeup artist: Rome
    • Rossella Gregorio known as makeup artist
    • Andrea Lovarini known as makeup artist: Rome
    • Patrizia Manni known as assistant hair stylist: Turin
    • Giuliano Mariano known as hair stylist: Rome
    • Marco Perna known as hair stylist
    • Rosabella Russo known as assistant hair stylist: Turin
    • Aldo Signoretti known as key hair stylist
    • Vittorio Sodano known as makeup designer
    • Vittorio Sodano known as prosthetic makeup designer
    • Dorotea Tomasello known as assistant makeup artist: Palermo
    • Francesco Valguarnera known as assistant hair stylist: Palermo
    • Michele Vigliotta known as hair stylist: Rome

    Art Department:

    • Stefano Carbonaro known as propman
    • Valeria di Munno known as assistant set decorator: Turin
    • Dafne Forastiere known as assistant production designer: Naples
    • Carmine Guarino known as assistant production designer
    • Nicola Sferruzza known as assistant production designer: Palermo

    ..{tab=Company}

    Production Companies:

    • Indigo Film
    • Lucky Red
    • Parco Film
    • Babe Film (co-production)
    • Studio Canal (co-production)
    • arte France Cinéma (co-production)
    • Sky Cinema (in collaboration with)
    • Ministero per i Beni e le Attività Culturali (MiBAC) (support)
    • Eurimages (support)
    • Film Commission Torino-Piemonte (support)
    • Regione Campania (support)
    • Campania Film Commission (support)
    • Centre National de la Cinématographie (CNC) (participation)

    Other Companies:

    • Acea  thanks
    • Anna Mode  costumes
    • Antiquariauto  vehicles
    • Archivio Audiovisivo del Movimento Operaio e Democratico (AAMOD)  thanks (as Fondazione Archivio del Movimento Operaio e Democartico)
    • Archivio di Stato di Roma  thanks
    • Artificieri e squadra Cinofili Antiesplosivo della Questura di Palermo  thanks
    • Assessorato alla Memoria della Città e Gestione Servizi Cimiteriali di Napoli  thanks (as Assessorato alla Memoria della Città e Servizi Cimiteriali)
    • Assessorato alle Politiche della Mobilità Urbana di Napoli  thanks (as Assessorato alle Politiche della Mobilità Urbana)
    • Assitalia  insurance
    • Auto Moto Retrò  vehicles
    • Azimut Yachts  thanks
    • Bagnoli Futura Spa  thanks
    • Basement Recordings  music production
    • Batakoto  thanks
    • Bellopede & Golino  thanks
    • Bizzarro  transports
    • Bottega di Alice  costumes
    • Bulgari  jewels: Fanny Ardant
    • Caffè Toraldo  thanks
    • Calzature Pompei  shoes
    • Camera dei Deputati  thanks
    • Camera di Commercio di Torino  thanks
    • Capitaneria di Porto di Napoli  thanks
    • Casa Editrice Mondadori  thanks (as Editori Mondadori)
    • Cesare Attolini  wardrobe: Toni Servillo
    • Chico Paladino Productions  thanks
    • Cinecittá Studios  post-production facilities (as Cinecittà Studios Spa)
    • Cinecittá Studios  sound post-production (as Cinecittà Audio)
    • Cinematografica Service (C.S.)  transports (as C.S. Cinematografica Service)
    • Città di Palermo  thanks
    • Comando di Polizia Municipale di Palermo  thanks
    • Comune di Giugliano  thanks
    • Comune di Gressoney Saint Jean  thanks
    • Comune di Napoli  thanks
    • Cosi & Tabellini  thanks
    • Costumi d'Arte  costumes (as Costumi d'Arte srl)
    • Direzione Generale per i Beni Architettonici e Paesaggistici del Piemonte  thanks
    • Ditta L.A.B.A.  jewels (as Laba)
    • Ditta Rancati  costumes (as Rancati)
    • EMI Music Publishing  music publisher
    • Editrice La Stampa  thanks
    • Excelsior Palace Hotel di Palermo  thanks
    • Famina  on-set safety
    • Fiat  thanks (as Fiat Italia Spa)
    • Fondazione Memmo  thanks
    • Galleria Gilibert  thanks
    • Gallo Domus  thanks
    • Gioielli Sharra Pagano  jewels
    • Giorgio Armani  wardrobe: Fanny Ardant
    • Giovanna Grillo  costumes
    • Gruppo Torinese Trasporti  thanks
    • Il Vassoio Volante  catering
    • Ippodromi & Città – Ippodromo di Agnano  thanks
    • La Città di Torino  thanks (as Comune di Torino)
    • Lucky Red  press office
    • Luxor  grip and lighting equipment
    • Men Service  catering
    • Mescita, La  catering
    • Ministero dell'Interno  thanks
    • Mostra d'Oltremare  thanks
    • Napolipark  thanks
    • New Digital  sound post-production
    • Ottica Sacco  thanks
    • Pasticceria Alba  catering
    • Petrazzi Team  vehicles
    • Pinzimonio – Napoli  catering
    • Polizia Locale di Napoli  thanks
    • Polizia Municipale di Giugliano  thanks
    • Pontificia Fonderia di Campane Marinelli  thanks
    • Poste Italiane Spa  thanks (as Poste Italiane Spa – Area Sud)
    • Prefettura di Palermo  thanks
    • Presidenza del Tribunale di Palermo  thanks
    • Presidenza della Corte d'Appello di Palermo  thanks
    • Procura Generale di Palermo  thanks
    • Procura della Repubblica di Torino  thanks
    • Pronos 94  administration (as Pronos 94 srl)
    • Questura di Palermo  thanks
    • R.E.C.  lighting equipment
    • Red Bull Energy Drink  thanks (as Red Bull)
    • Ricci  negative cutting
    • SKE.NA Scenografia  production design
    • Sartoria Cine Teatrale Nori Enzo  costumes (as Sartoria Cine-Teatrale Nori snc Bracciano-Roma)
    • Scenarredo  production design
    • Schostall  thanks
    • Servizio Autonomo Servizi Cimiteriali di Napoli  thanks (as Servizio Autonomo Servizi Cimiteriali)
    • Servizio Strade e Pubblica Illuminazione di Napoli  thanks (as Servizio Strade e Pubblica Illuminazione)
    • Servizio Traffico e Viabilità di Napoli  thanks (as Servizio Traffico e Viabilità)
    • Settore Mobilità e Traffico di Palermo  thanks (as Settore Mobilità e Traffico – servizio Traffico e Authority della città di Palermo)
    • Signora Grandi Firme  costumes
    • Soprintendenza per i beni Architettonici e per il Paesaggio del Piemonte  thanks
    • Studio Donati  insurance
    • Studio Legali Ponti-De Sanctis & Partners  legal consulting
    • T.M.S.  cassettes and dubs
    • Teatri Uniti  thanks
    • Technovision  camera equipment provided by
    • Terza Direzione Centrale – Patrimonio e Logistica di Napoli  thanks (as III Direzione Centrale – Patrimonio e Logistica)
    • Tv Sorrisi e Canzoni  thanks
    • Unistudio  production design
    • Universal Music  soundtrack
    • Vision  special effects
    • Watt Radio  thanks
    • Wax and Wane  music production
    • Zambrano-Napoli  costumes

    Distributors:

    • ABC Distribution (2009) (Belgium) (theatrical)
    • Best Hollywood (2009) (Hungary) (theatrical)
    • Cinemien (2009) (Netherlands) (theatrical)
    • Delphi Filmverleih Produktion (2009) (Germany) (theatrical)
    • Folkets Bio (2009) (Sweden) (theatrical)
    • Lucky Red (2008) (Italy) (theatrical)
    • MPI (2009) (USA) (theatrical)
    • Mars Production (2009) (Turkey) (theatrical)
    • Music Box Films (2009) (USA) (theatrical) (subtitled)
    • Odeon (2008) (Greece) (theatrical)
    • Orlando Films (2009) (Israel) (theatrical)
    • Studio Canal (2008) (France) (theatrical)
    • Sunrise Film Distribution (2009) (Denmark) (theatrical)
    • Wanda Visión S.A. (2008) (Spain) (theatrical)
    • Against Gravity (2009) (Poland) (all media)
    • Alambique Destilaria de Ideias Unipessoal (2009) (Portugal) (all media)
    • Artificial Eye (2009) (UK) (all media)
    • Atlantis Entertainment (2009) (Czechoslovakia) (all media)
    • Beta Film (2008) (worldwide) (all media)
    • EuroVideo (2009) (Germany) (DVD)
    • HBO Polska (2009) (Poland) (TV)
    • Homescreen (2009) (Belgium) (DVD)
    • Homescreen (2009) (Netherlands) (DVD)
    • La 7 (2011) (Italy) (TV)
    • Medusa Home Entertainment (2008) (Italy) (DVD)
    • Mongrel Media (2009) (Canada) (DVD)
    • Mongrel Media (2009) (Canada) (all media)
    • Studio Canal (2008) (France) (all media)

    ..{tab=Other Stuff}Visual Effects by:

    • Fabio Barretta known as visual effects artist
    • Francesco Carrara known as studio staff
    • Claudio Clemente known as cg modeler
    • Gabriele De Gennaro known as rotoscoper
    • Luca Della Grotta known as motion graphics
    • Marisa Dipasquale known as studio staff (as Marisa Di Pasquale)
    • D'Amico Fabio known as visual effects
    • Fathima Feminò known as digital compositor
    • Maura Manfredi known as digital compositor
    • Rodolfo Migliari known as compositing supervisor
    • Pablo Mariano Picabea known as data management
    • Pablo Mariano Picabea known as scanning & film recording
    • Geraldina Polverelli known as studio staff
    • Giuseppe Salino known as rotoscoper
    • Marco Savoia known as studio staff
    • Nicola Sganga known as visual effects supervisor
    • Federica Tomao known as studio staff
    • Paolo Verrucci known as digital film colorist

    Release Date:

    • France 23 May 2008 (Cannes Film Festival)
    • Italy 28 May 2008
    • Germany 21 June 2008 (Munich Film Festival)
    • Czech Republic 5 July 2008 (Karlovy Vary International Film Festival)
    • Israel 16 July 2008 (Jerusalem Film Festival)
    • Canada 9 September 2008 (Toronto International Film Festival)
    • Australia 18 September 2008 (Italian Film Festival)
    • Greece 24 September 2008 (Athens Film Festival)
    • Brazil 26 September 2008 (Rio de Janeiro International Film Festival)
    • Lebanon 1 October 2008 (Beirut Film Festival)
    • South Korea 3 October 2008 (Pusan International Film Festival)
    • Belgium 15 October 2008 (Gent International Film Festival)
    • Brazil 18 October 2008 (São Paulo International Film Festival)
    • UK 21 October 2008 (London Film Festival)
    • Spain 9 November 2008 (Sevilla Festival de Cine)
    • Greece 13 November 2008
    • Slovenia 18 November 2008 (Ljubljana International Film Festival)
    • Germany 29 November 2008 (Around the World in 14 Films Festival)
    • Estonia 30 November 2008 (Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival)
    • Slovakia 2 December 2008 (Bratislava International Film Festival)
    • Spain 12 December 2008
    • Switzerland 12 December 2008 (Italian speaking region)
    • United Arab Emirates 12 December 2008 (Dubai International Film Festival)
    • France 31 December 2008
    • Norway 13 January 2009 (Tromsø International Film Festival)
    • Belgium 14 January 2009
    • USA 15 January 2009 (Palm Springs International Film Festival)
    • Netherlands 23 January 2009 (International Film Festival Rotterdam)
    • USA 23 January 2009 (Santa Barbara Film Festival)
    • USA 7 February 2009 (Spokane International Film Festival)
    • Netherlands 26 February 2009
    • Bulgaria March 2009 (Sofia International Film Festival)
    • Morocco March 2009 (Festival International du Cinéma Méditerranéen de Tétouan)
    • Ireland 20 March 2009
    • UK 20 March 2009
    • Argentina 3 April 2009 (Buenos Aires International Festival of Independent Cinema)
    • Hong Kong 3 April 2009 (Hong Kong International Film Festival)
    • Turkey 8 April 2009 (Istanbul Film Festival)
    • Germany 16 April 2009
    • Denmark 19 April 2009 (CPHPIX Festival)
    • Italy 23 April 2009 (Tokyo Italian Film Festival)
    • USA 24 April 2009 (limited)
    • USA 6 June 2009 (Seattle International Film Festival)
    • Canada 10 July 2009 (Toronto)
    • Austria 24 July 2009
    • Denmark 14 August 2009
    • Sweden 14 August 2009
    • Hungary 27 August 2009
    • Poland 18 September 2009
    • Finland 20 September 2009 (Helsinki International Film Festival)
    • Portugal 8 October 2009
    • Mexico 9 July 2010 (limited)
    • Greece 4 November 2011 (Thessaloniki International Film Festival)

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    Filmography links and data courtesy of The Internet Movie Database

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