Woman's Name

    All titles (3)
    Feature Film | 2017-2018 | Drama | Italy


    • Official Trailer CH (Italiano, deutsch / français) - Filmcoopi

    Brief synopsis

    Early summer, Nina Martini, a single mother gets a temporary job at the Barrata elderly residence, and moves in with her daughter Caterina. It’s a relief for her to get this job at last and she enjoys the quietness of the place and the work shifts with thirty other women, some Italian but mostly foreigners. But soon she discovers the well kept secret of the manager, Marco Torri’s well established system of small sexual favors. The sexual harassment extorted by the charming and powerful man, protected by the Catholic care structures. The silent complicity of the victims makes tough break this vicious circle. Nina starts investigating but she is isolated by her colleagues who want her to stop as they’re afraid to loose their jobs. She gets sued for defamation. Obsessed by defending the truth, she finally gets a laywer’s support and they manage to corner Torri.
    (Celluloid Dreams)


    ActorRole nameVoice actor / SpeakerVoice actor
    Cristiana CapotondiNina [L]
    Adriana AstiInes [GS]
    Valerio BinascoMarco Maria Torri [SR]
    Stefano ScandalettiLuca [SR]
    Michela CesconTina Della Rovere [SR]
    Bebo StortiDon Roberto Ferrari [SR]
    Janina RudenskaSylvia [SR]


    Director of photographyVincenzo Carpineta
    Casting directorBarbara Melega
    Costume designerFrancesca Livia Sartori
    DirectorMarco Tullio Giordana
    Script supervisorCinzia Liberati
    EditorFrancesca Calvelli
    EditorClaudio Misantoni
    ComposerDario Marianelli
    ProducerLionello Cerri
    Production designerGiancarlo Basili
    Unit production managerGiuseppe Pugliese
    ScreenwriterCristiana Mainardi
    Co-writerMarco Tullio Giordana
    IdeaCristiana Mainardi
    Dubbing script writerJulia Müller [4]2019

    Production companies

    Lumière & Co srl [it]
    RAI Cinema [it]in association with

    Distributing companies

    Arsenal Filmverleih [de]Germany (theatrical)
    Celluloid Dreams [fr]International Sales
    Filmcoopi Zürich AG [ch]Switzerland (theatrical)
    Videa s.p.a. [it]Italy (theatrical)


    Theatre releaseGermanyThursday, 05/12/2019
    Theatre releaseSwitzerlandThursday, 13/09/2018
    Theatre releaseItalyThursday, 08/03/2018