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  Lo chiamavano Jeeg Robot
  THEY CALL ME JEEG
  "Italy finally gets its own superhero, and the results are surprisingly gritty and thoroughly enjoyable.” - VARIETY
Plot: Small-time criminal Enzo Ceccotti comes into contact with a radioactive substance, then, thanks to a fall from the tenth floor that he survives with barely a scratch, he discoveres to possess super powers. Enzo embraces his gift as a blessing for his criminal career, but that changes when he meets Alessia, who is convincee he is the hero from the famous Japanese comic Steel Jeeg Robot.
Director: Gabriele Mainetti
Cast: Claudio Santamaria, Luca Marinelli, Stefano Ambrogi, Ilenia Pastorelli, Maurizio Tesei, Francesco Formichetti, Daniele Trombetti, Antonia Truppo, Gianluca Di Gennaro, Salvo Esposito
Year: 2015
Length: 112 min.
Genre: Drama
Awards: •Best New Director, Best Actress (Ilenia Pastorelli), Best Actor (Claudio Santamaria), Best Supporting Actress (Antonia Truppo), Best Supporting Actor (Luca Marinelli), Best Producer,  Best Editing: David di Donatello; Best New Director, Best Supporting Actor (Luca Marinelli): Nastri d'Argento
•Nominated Best Screenplay, Best Costume Design, Best Production Design, Best Cinematography, Best Production Design, Best Sound, Best Music, Best Visual Effects, Best Make-Up, Best Hair Design/Styling: David di Donatello; Best Production Design, Best Costume Design, Best Cinematography, Best Actor (Claudio Santamaria), Best Producer, Best Screenplay, Best Score: Nastri d'Argento
Times: Detroit: April TBA, TBA p.m.
  Pittsburgh: April TBA, TBA p.m.
   
 
 
  Film screened with English subtitles.
Distributor: Uncork'd Entertainment, Dallas