The italian preview of A Monster Calls, the new movie by J.A. Bayona - author of The Orphanage and The Impossible - with Sigourney Weaver, Felicity Jones, Toby Kebbell, Lewis MacDougall and Liam Neeson, is going to open the XIXth edition of the Future Film Festival the 2 of May.
Premiering in italian cinemas next 18 May, A monster Calls is a movie of a great emotional impact, based on the famous and awarded novel by Patrick Ness (also screenwriter of the film), published in 2011 and translated in over 40 languages after receiving a worldwide success.
A monster Calls tells the moving story of the encounter between twelve years old Conor, bullied and forced to live with his cold and detached grandmother due to his mother's illness, and the fantastic creature that the boy evoques in his dreams to escape the solitude of his real world. And the creature manifests itself every night 7 minutes after midnight, to tell Conor stories, fragents of an emotional journey in seek of the thruth.