IT | 2019 | 151’ | 18 | Paolo Sorrentino
Sergio is power-hungry; his ambition to get closer to Italian Prime Minister Berlusconi, at any cost. In this dazzling, no-holds-barred look at the complex personality and motivations of the notorious leader. Modern Italian master Sorrentino threads together the stories of a variety of characters as they attempt to either ingratiate or distance themselves from the scandal-ridden billionaire. After the acclaimed Il Divo and HBO Television series The Young Pope, we find another public figure vivisected whilst we take a deep satirical dive into the tumultuous sleaze of modern Italian politics.