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Giulia Doesn't Date at Night

  • Film
  • 2 out of 5 stars

Time Out says

2 out of 5 stars
An Italian author in contention for the local equivalent of the Booker Prize finds himself falling for his daughter’s swimming teacher, unaware that the woman in question is harbouring a dark secret. Unwisely, this elegant but altogether airless drama chooses to spend more time on the writer (Valerio Mastandrea), his male mid-life neuroses and crumbling marriage, when the lover character is far more interesting – especially given Golino’s outstanding performance. Her work here will be a revelation to some, though the film itself seems to mistake waffly indecision for existential crisis. Cherishable home furnishings, though.
Written by Trevor Johnston

Release Details

  • Duration:106 mins

Cast and crew

  • Director:Giuseppe Piccioni
  • Cast:
    • Valerio Mastandrea
    • Valeria Golino
    • Sonia Bergamasco
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