LUCKY RED SRL
Lucky Red has a long history. Lucky red's core business is distribution of motion pictures and from 1987 until now Lucky Red is considered the first independent distribution company in Italy. Two years ago, the company decided to start movie and tv series production, confident of its strengths, of its passion and dedication for the product. Final goal: distribute and produce high quality films.
Lucky Red’s main ambitions are:
- to approach to audiovisual industry as an innovative company with an open-minded strategy
- to continue to build up strong collaborations with new broadcasters and new emerging digital realities;
- to continue to distribute international movies wich have an high cultural and social value;
- to deliver high quality contents to the final users/moviegoers
Lucky Red has produced and distributed “SULLA MIA PELLE”, broadcasted on Netflix in more than 190 countries. In 2020, Gabriele Mainetti’s last movie, “ FREAKS OUT”, produced by Lucky Red and Goon Film, will be released theatrically. The company is currently producing a tv series, “IL PROCESSO”, directed by Stefano Lodovichi, starring Vittoria Puccini and Francesco Scianna, braodcasted by Mediaset.
At last, Lucky Red’s development line up has more than 20 projects and it is constantly growing.
IL PROCESSO / THE TRIAL 2019
Genre: TV Series
Screenplay: Alessandro Fabbri, Enrico Audenino, Laura Colella
Cast: Vittoria Puccini, Francesco Scianna, Camilla Filippi
“IL PROCESSO” (The Trial) is a tv series which takes place in Mantova. It begins with the brutal murder of a seventeen years old girl which involves the lives of several characters: Elena Guerra (Vittoria Puccini), public prosecutor who finds out that she is somehow related to the victim; Ruggero Barone (Francesco Scianna), ambitious lawyer who sees the case as an important turning point for his career; Linda Monaco (Camilla Filippi), the only one accused who declares to be innocent.
SULLA MIA PELLE 2018
Format: Feature film
Screenplay: Alessio Cremonini, Lisa Nur Sultan
Cast: Alessandro Borghi, Jasmine Trinca
On the 15th October 2009, Stefano Cucchi, a young building surveyor, is brought to Regina Coeli prison in Rome after being found in possession of some packs of hashish, 2 grams of cocaine and a pill of a medicine for epilepsy. During precautionary custody, Cucchi is beaten up by police officers. Despite Stefano's requests to have his lawyer, he is entrusted with a court appointed attorney and the judge establishes that Stefano must remain in custody in Regina Coeli. Stefano's parents, Giovanni and Rita, and his sister Ilaria are never allowed to visit him and on the 22nd October, Stefano dies because of his many injuries. After seeing the corpse in the morgue, his family starts a battle for the truth.
Venice Film Festival: David Di Donatello Award For Best Actor, Best Debuting Director, Best Producer
FREAKS OUT 2020
Format: Feature film
Genre: Action / Drama
Screenplay: Gabriele Mainetti, Nicola Guaglianone
Cast: Aurora Giovinazzo, Claudio Santamaria, Pietro Castellitto
Matilde, Cencio, Fulvio and Mario are like siblings when the Second World War devastates Rome. It is 1943 and they work at a circus in the Eternal City. Israel, the owner, disappears while looking for a way to escape overseas. Our four characters feel lost without the circus and without someone who takes care for them.