WITH LIAM NEESON, MICHAEL RICHARDSON, VALERIA BILELLO AND LINDSAY DUNCAN
British actor James D’Arcy’s directorial debut in this moving comedy set in Tuscan hills, starring Liam Neeson as leading role.
“Made in Italy” is a heart-warming comedy set in glorious Tuscany about bohemian London artist Robert (Neeson) who returns to Italy with his estranged son Jack (Richardson) to make a quick sale of the house they inherited from his deceased wife. Neither expects to find the once beautiful villa in such a state of disrepair...
Renovations go badly, and father and son find themselves at odds – not for the first time. Robert’s comical lack of DIY experience leads him to seek help from some colorful locals, but for Jack, the state of the house seems to mirror his search for memories of happier times with his mother. Then Jack falls for Natalia, a vivacious young Italian chef, who restores both body and soul with delights from her local trattoria - until the pair find their developing relationship in jeopardy from Natalia’s jealous and threatening ex-husband.
As Robert and Jack painstakingly restore the villa to its previous glory, they also start to mend their relationship. The future may now look quite different and surprise them both.