The Italian Almanac

Roberto Benigni

Italian Movies - February - 26

Melampo Cinematografica has reached an agreement with Focus Features for the foreign sales of "La Tigre e la Neve" (The Tiger and the Snow), the latest film by Roberto Benigni.

Focus will manage the sales out of Italy where the film will be distributed by RAI Cinema from October 14. Rights are still available for America. The film, shot between Italy and Tunisia, stars Benigni himself, in the role of the love-struck poet, Attilio, as well as Jean Reno, Nicoletta Braschi and Emilia Fox.