Pic for adult audiences about a about a Neapolitan cab driver and former musician searching for spirituality as he drives the city's garbage-strewn streets, marks a rare case of a young Italian animation director managing to make his feature film debut.
Rak is a graduate of Rome's Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia Film School and also a graphic novelist.
Pic is produced by Stella and Naples shingle Mad Factory, and will be distributed in Italy by Istituto Luce Cinecitta.
Elle Driver is emerging as a high-profile Venice player, holding rights to multiple pic playing on the Lido and being sold at the Venice Film Market, including "Miss Violence," by Greek helmer Alexandros Avranas, and "Les Tarrasses," by Algerian helmer Merzak Allouache, both in competish.
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