A SUMMER IN GENOA (2008) - After his wife's tragic death, Joe (Colin Firth) moves his two daughters to Genoa for a fresh start. The romantic Italian town has its effects on the girls, as teenager Kelly (Willa Holland) begins to test her sexuality and young Mary (Perla Haney-Jardine) believes she's seen her mother's ghost. Director Michael Winterbottom's poignant tale of love, family and forgiveness co-stars Hope Davis and Catherine Keener.
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As for Michael Fassbender, he brings a relaxed energy, but at the same time, he’s meticulous. He likes to analyze his character x x x I like working with him because we talk a lot about our characters and their relationship — even things that aren’t remotely in the script. He wants everybody to do well, and he wants everybody to know exactly why they’re saying something. I appreciate that attention to detail and that clarity. ~ Perla Haney-Jardine (who played 17 year old Lisa in "Steve…
Genova (2008). A man moves his two daughters to Italy after their mother dies in a car accident, in order to revitalize their lives. Genova changes all three of them as the youngest daughter starts to see the ghost of her mother, while the older one discovers her sexuality. Director:Michael Winterbottom, Writers:Laurence Coriat (screenplay), Michael Winterbottom (screenplay) Stars:Colin Firth, Perla Haney-Jardine, Willa Holland