La settimana della sfinge

Category

Feature films

International title

The Week of the Sphynx

Country of production

Italia

Year

1990

Synopsis

Gloria is a young waitress working in a bistrot. Her passion for puzzle games makes her pose impossible riddles to the patrons, causing her manager's anger. One day the antenna engineer Eolo shows up at the restaurant, and the girl quickly falls in love with him: but after a night together he runs away, not wanting to be involved in long-lasting relationships. Gloria quits her job and begins searching for him, crossing the whole country.

Subject

Daniele Luchetti, Franco Bernini, Angelo Pasquini

Direction

Daniele Luchetti

Script

Daniele Luchetti, Franco Bernini, Angelo Pasquini

Photography

Antonio Nardi

Scenography

Giancarlo Basili, Leonardo Scarpa

Costumes

Paola Bonucci

Original music

Dario Lucantoni

Editing

Angelo Nicolini

Cast

Margherita Buy, Paolo Hendel, Silvio Orlando, Isaac George, Ajanta Barilli, Carla Benedetti, Delia Boccardo, Francesca De Rose, Gianluigi Gaspari, Silvia Mocci, Mario Monachi Toschi, Roberto Nobile, Corso Salani, Fawzia Selama, Francesca Tardella, Giorgio Trestini, Aldino Zecchini

Producer

Matt Robinson, Angelone Rizzoli

Production

Erre Produzioni, Reteitalia

Distributor

Penta Distribuzione