A multiple award winner at the Moscow Film Festival and David di Donatello Awards, this 2007 film by the director of Bread and Tulips shows how the marriage of a successful businessman and an art restorer living in Genoa is tested when he is suddenly out of work and is ashamed to tell her. In Italian with English subtitles.
"Captivating and impressive."—New York
"You may find it hard to feel sorry for upper-middle-class people suffering a financial meltdown, but Silvio Soldini's Days and Clouds will change your mind. This is a portrait of nerve-racking economic times, and it cuts close to the bone in detailing how a marriage suffers when its financial underpinnings are suddenly knocked away.... Soldini, who also co-wrote the script, works in a few sly humorous bits to lighten the grim mood."—San Francisco Chronicle