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The Mass Is Ended

The Mass Is Ended

Original Title: La Messa È Finita
Directors: Nanni Moretti
Italy
94 min
Comedy Italian Style
Comedy Focus

Synopsis:
After a decade of seclusion, young, idealistic priest Don Giulio is assigned to his first parish. But when he returns to Rome to find that even his own friends and family have readily succumbed to the Deadly Sins, he wonders if the town is afflicted with more problems than he alone can fix. The Mass Is Ended is a thoughtful comedic look at problems of the heart and soul from beloved writer-director-star Nanni Moretti (Caro Diario, We Have A Pope).

Year: 1985

Part of Comedy, Italian Style: This year, the Festival celebrates Italian cinema with a look back at beloved comedies covering five decades.

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Nanni Moretti
Sponsors
Italian Film Commission
Casale de Giglio
Italian Cultural Institute