White Space


1h 36m 2009

Brief Synopsis

A single, 40-something teacher gives birth three months prematurely to a baby girl who is immediately placed into neonatal intensive care. Watching the baby in the incubator, the mother spends the next three months in limbo waiting for her daughter to truly be born.

Film Details

Also Known As
L'espace blanc, Lo spazio bianco, spazio bianco
Release Date
2009
Production Company
Fandango; Rai Cinema
Distribution Company
01 Distribuzione

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 36m

Synopsis

A single, 40-something teacher gives birth three months prematurely to a baby girl who is immediately placed into neonatal intensive care. Watching the baby in the incubator, the mother spends the next three months in limbo waiting for her daughter to truly be born.

Film Details

Also Known As
L'espace blanc, Lo spazio bianco, spazio bianco
Release Date
2009
Production Company
Fandango; Rai Cinema
Distribution Company
01 Distribuzione

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 36m

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Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Winner of five awards including the Francesco Pasinetti (SNGCI) Award for Best Film, the Francesco Pasinetti (SNGCI) Award for Best Actress (Margherita Buy), the FEDIC Award, the Air For Film Fest Award and the Gianni Astrei Award at the 2009 Venice International Film Festival.

Released in United States October 2009

Released in United States September 2009

Shown at London Film Festival (Cinema Europa) October 14-29, 2009.

Shown at Pusan International Film Festival (World Cinema) October 8-16, 2009.

Shown at Venice International Film Festival (Competition) September 2-12, 2009.

Released in United States September 2009 (Shown at Venice International Film Festival (Competition) September 2-12, 2009.)

Released in United States October 2009 (Shown at London Film Festival (Cinema Europa) October 14-29, 2009.)

Released in United States October 2009 (Shown at Pusan International Film Festival (World Cinema) October 8-16, 2009.)