Cast & Crew
Returning home from the military, Gianluca finds his single mother in poverty and on the verge of being evicted. Befriending a local fisherman, Gianluca is able to find a shack on the beach for his mother and him to stay. As he tries to pull himself and his mother out of poverty, Gianluca takes a number of different low-paying jobs, eventually resorting to crime.
Feature directorial debut for TV documentarist David Emmer, son of Italian director Luciano Emmer.
Shown at Turin International Film Festival (in competition) November 19-27, 1999.