Starring: Marco D’Amore, Fortunato Cerlino, Salvatore Esposito
Directed By: Various
BBFC Certificate: 18
UK Release Date: July 18th 2016 (UK)
If brilliant TV shows have clearly overtaken films over the last 10 years in terms of quality, then that revolution has been spearheaded by foreign language series. In the UK we have been lucky enough to have the superb Nordic Noir series, led by the mighty The Killing. That seemed to open the floodgates, and now we are far happier settling down to a box set of foreign-language brilliance than the latest Hollywood offering.
From France we had the mighty Spiral, from Germany Deutschland 83, even a series set in Corsica, the ususual Mafiosa, which is perhaps the closest to Italy’s entry into the canon, the mighty Gomorrah. [Read more…]