A young man who has recently arrived in New York looks for Leonard Street. He gets lost in the city but finds a young American woman who will help him in one way or another.
Francesco Apolloni (Monterotondo, Rome; 1968) is a writer, stage and screen director, and actor. He has written and acted in various stage plays. In film he has worked with Gianni Amelio as assistant director for Il ladro di bambini and with Paolo Virzi as co-screenwriter for Una questione privata. He wrote and directed the Raidue television movie, Animali a sangue freddo. His short film Leonard Street won the Golden Sacher for the best actor and actress at the 1998 Sacher Festival and competed in the 1998 Location Festival.
Animali a sangue freddo (1995), Leonard Street (1998).
Screenplay: Francesco Apolloni, Alison Bagnall.
Director of photography: Alison Bagnall.
Editor: Rita Rognoni.
Cast: Savannah Haske, Steve Savitz, Francesco Apolloni.
Production company: Alta Marea, via Urbana 48, 00148 Roma, Italy, tel. +39-6-4880625, fax +39-6-4820250.