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I'm Not Scared

Aitana Sanchez-Gijon, Dino Abbrescia, Giuseppe Cristiano, Diego Abatantuono, Riccardo Zinna

Directed by Gabriele Salvatores
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5 3 0
April 9, 2004

A ten-year-old boy, Michele (Giuseppe Cristiano is remarkable), living in a remote Italian village, uncovers a buried secret that shakes his relationship with his parents and the harsh world outside. In the guise of a nerve-jangling thriller, director Gabriele Salvatores, an Oscar winner for Mediterraneo, delivers a fierce, frightening and deeply moving study of childhood. It's a keeper.

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