My brother chases dinosaurs

  • Year: 2019
  • Country: Italy, Spain
  • Director: Stefano Cipani
  • Duration: 102min
  • Genre(s): Fiction
  • Original language: Italian

Inspired by a true story, Stefano Cipani’s feature film debut is a joyous and poignant family movie on the fear of being judged by others.

Jack has always wanted a little brother to play with and when Gio is born, his parents tell him that his little brother is a “special” child. From this moment onwards, Gio becomes a superhero in Jack’s mind, endowed with incredible powers, like a comic-book character. As time goes by, Jack realises that, in reality, his little brother has Down’s Syndrome and he feels it’s a secret he must keep at all costs…