No No, Nonno!

Australia, 1990

Film
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An award-winning comedy about a displaced Italian grandfather (Nonno), yearning for Naples, but living with his son’s family in suburban Sydney. His only real ally in life is his teenage grandson, Nick, who helps his nonno in a scheme to rescue his old friend, Gennaro, from the Sunnyside Rest Home. (English subtitles)

Credits

producer/director

Monica Pellizzari

Language

Italian

Duration

00:28:00:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

37452

Audience classification

G

Subject categories

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Italians - Australia

Comedy

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Italians - Australia

Family, Gender Identity, Relationships & Sexuality → Aging

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Aging

Foreign language films

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

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