The spell of the owl

In the summer of 1967 the Civette invade Partinico. In this Sicilian country lives Luca, a boy of fourteen years who hates books, school and study. The only passions of him, in a reality without stimuli, dreams and illusions, are the pinball and the football played on a rugged field disputed by half-paste, young semi-moans and malfies led by the monstrous Saverio, called Macents. Against these savages luca and the gang of the Signorini of the Good neighborhood, captained by the charismatic and fascinating Sasà. It looks like a summer like the others, but suddenly the Damian Damiani crew arrives with a stellar cast. There are Franco Black and, above all, the pearl of Italian cinema, the beautiful Claudia Cardinale. Luca falls lost in love and can't break away. The owl flight is a high-voltage shock for Partinico: the girls of the girls shorten, students 'hair stretches, the dealers' dealers explode, the mafia remains to look until U Signuruzzu, the old religious and anchoreta boss , Discover the true theme of the film. Liborium comes on stage, a card player wasters, who is entrusted with the task of sequestrating Franco Black. Luca discovers the plan and dreams of fving to delay the departure of the cardinal with which he woven a tender, intense, full of drives Adolescent erotic. The story, told by Luca forty years later, remains in the balance between dream and reality.

  • Author: Amedeo in the morning
  • Format: Paperback, 13.5 x 21 cm
  • Pages: 170
  • Publisher: Edizioni and / or
  • Necklace: from the world
  • Year: 2016

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