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Kate - La Bisbetica Domata

Alternative title
Kate - The Taming of the Shrew
Synopsis
Full-length feature animation film, using stop-motion animation and crayons, inspired by The Taming of the Shrew. Petruchio is ruined by gambling and plans to get out of debt by marrying a rich woman - Kate, the daughter of a spaghetti industrialist of Padua. Kate is an independent woman and Kate who doesn’t accept certain kinds of masculine behaviour. After a stormy courtship Kate finally decides to marry Petruchio, taking him to the Mayor at gunpoint and protecting him from the Mafia boss, Don Sarago, who is after him for his gambling debts.
Language
Italian (Standard)
Country
Italy
Medium
Film
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Year of release
2004
Duration
77 mins
Availability
No archive copy or distributor known (10/2007).

Credits

Director
Roberto Lione
Producer
Roberto Lione
Screenplay
Andrea Stiligoi; Roberto Lione
Music
Giovanni Bacalov
Production Design
Fabio Grass
Animator
Roberto Lione
Cast
Daniela CavalliniVoice (Katherina)
Neri MarcoreVoice (Petruchio)
Carlo RealiVoice (Baptista Minola)
Laura BoccaneraVoice (Bianca)
Alberto CanevaVoice (Lucentio)
Marco BescianiVoice (Gratto)
Mario MilitaVoice (Gremio)
Pino AmmendolaVoice (Don Sarago) (Hortensio)
Renzo StacchiVoice (Grumio)
Roberto StocchiVoice (Torvo)
Romano MalaspinaVoice (Leone)

Additional Details

Production type
Animation
Plays
Taming of the Shrew, The
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Production Company

Name

Crayons

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