In his directorial debut, Manual Of Love star, Silvio Muccino, brings to life his novel Talk To Me About Love. Winner of the 2008 David of the Youth award at the David Di Donatello awards and an overwhelming success at the Italian box office, Muccino also stars in this exhilarating journey into the art of seduction.
Sasha is a shy 25 year old who has travelled to Rome after spending his entire life in a community for the families of drug addicts, taking up work in the restoration of a palatial Roman house. Head over heels for the owner’s young daughter Bernadetta, Sasha is lost as to how to approach the beauty. Fate intervenes when Sasha crashes his car into Nicole’s, an unhappily married, bored and depressed housewife. Striking up an unlikely friendship, Nicole teaches Sasha how to conquer Bernadetta, the object of his desire, through the art of seduction. As Sasha seduces Bernadetta, he becomes drawn into her circle of spoilt rich kids and decadent Roman night life and he struggles to overcome the surfacing of his gambling addiction, soon realising where his true feelings of love really lie.
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