Respiro

  • 2002
  • Movie
  • PG-13
  • Drama

Though beautifully shot on the sun-bleached Italian island of Lampedusa, Emanuele Crialese's second feature is a rather dark tale of a vivacious but disturbed young mother and her battle with mental illness and the community that would like to see her committed to an institution. On her good days, Grazia (Valeria Golino) is what could be called free spirit:...read more