Regeni family attorney Alessandra Ballerini
Comment on the Corns case
It reaches Italian cinemas
Mom v. GW BUSH
Film directed by Andreas Dressen and distributed by Wanted Cinema
From an incredible true story, the winning movie
Two silver bears at the 2022 Berlinale
and an EFA Best Actress nomination for Meltem Kaptan
From December 1 in all cinemas
Supported by Amnesty International And three specials he gaveAvv. Alessandra Ballerini, lawyer for the Regeni family, with other guests.
December 1st – Nuovo Cinema Aquila – Rome
December 5th – Palestrina Cinema – Milan
December 6 – Cinema America – Genoa
“MAMA VERSUS GW BUSH” is a comedy Dramatically based on controversial legal issue, directly from German Andreas Dresen, from December 1 in all Italian cinemas. behind Two silver bears won the Berlinale 2022, Film received EFA Nomination for Best Actress for Meltem Kaptan, two German Film Awards 2022 for the two lists It had its national premiere At the 2022 Rome Film Festival in the “Best” section.
The film will also be shown on three special occasions: Thursday December 1st at the Nuovo Aquila Cinema in Rome (6.45pm), Monday December 5th at Milan’s Cinema Palestrina (8.00pm) and Tuesday December 6th at the Cinema América in Genoa (8.45pm). The three presentations will be attended by the lawyer Alessandra Ballerini, specialist in human rights and immigration and the lawyer of the Regeni, Paciola and Rosselli families, accompanied by other interlocutors. At the presentations in Genoa and Milan, the lawyer will give a brief introduction before the presentations, while in Rome he will give a commentary at the end of the presentation.
The film that occupied the last edition of the Berlin Film Festival, as it was the only one this year that won two major awards, “Kurnaz Spring against George W. Bush“ (This is the original title) arrives in Italian theaters with the title “Or against GW Bush‘, which connects the historical and at the same time fantastic character of the plot that has a resolute and indomitable mother as its protagonist.
Considered one of the revelations of the season, Mother vs. G.W. Bush is a drama Based on a true story that has the power to do so To make people smile even by digging into a very dramatic reality Global Echo: Great work by Film script, (by Laila Stieler) who actually got one of two bears in Berlin. The other award went to an exceptional award the hero of the storyHere, in his happy big-screen debut: Meltem Captainas the strong woman Erin Brockovich.
She is the focus of this poignant and poignant story as spring, a German housewife who lives with her family in a terraced house in Bremen. When and after The attacks of the eleventh of SeptemberWith her 19-year-old son, Murad, accused – without any evidence – of terrorism and interned in Cuba’s notorious Guantanamo Bay prison, Rabih turns to maternal courage, increasingly embroiled in a grueling process. An international legal battle To defend the human rights of her innocent boyfriend.
With the help of an exemplary lawyer – played by the famous German actor Alexander Sher – With the sweet simplicity of the proletarian mother, the woman goes to the point of confrontation US President Bush In Washington Supreme Court. Determined to make every effort to defend the human rights of her son, she gathers around her, with her human spirit as well. Big opinion movement.
Live story that outraged the world (on the twentieth anniversary of the opening of Guantanamo in 2002), become physical for an engaging action comedy movie, Thanks to the explosive vitality of Captain Kaptan, a legal thriller and a human parable are able to evoke laughter, tears, indignation and sympathy.
Even a rock star Patti Smith He told the iconic story of Murad Kurnaz In the intense song “without strings” From 2006, the piece remains among the most powerful folk stories about injustice and abuse of power.
according to Amnesty International This film recalls the “destruction of human rights that has occurred in the last 20 years at Guantanamo, and that we must continue to talk about until the notorious detention center is closed.”
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