The Salt of Life (Gianni e le donne)

A middle-aged retiree has become invisible to all distaff Romans, regardless of age or relation. He contends with an aristocratic, spendthrift mother; a wife who is more patronizing friend than romantic partner; a daughter with a slacker boyfriend whom he unwillingly befriends; and a wild young neighbor who sees him merely as her dog walker. Watching his "codger" friends snare beautiful younger women on the sun-kissed cobblestones of Trastevere, he tries his polite, utterly gracious best to generate some kind of extracurricular love life-with both hilarious and poignant results.

- Synopsis provided by Internet Video Archive

Credits

Director:

  • Gianni Di Gregorio

Cast:

  • Gianni Di Gregorio
  • Valeria De Franciscis
  • Alfonso Santagata
  • Elisabetta Piccolomini
  • Valeria Cavalli
  • Aylin Prandi
  • Kristina Cepraga
  • Michelangelo Ciminale
  • Teresa Di Gregorio
  • Lilia Silvi

Writers:

  • Valerio Attanasio
  • Gianni Di Gregorio

Producer:

  • Angelo Barbagallo

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