'' Through love he crosses countries and borders, involves friends and parents, ready to travel on every vehicle and willing to end up in prison too. He knows that the road to rediscover his great love and conquer his freedom is long, but he knows that his heart and courage are great and that with them he gets everywhere. But Rick does not give up because when he wants something he goes to get it ". Start with these words - spoken by Piera degli Esposti -" Everyone is Perfect ", a story that moves and makes you smile thanks to talented and refined actors (including Edoardo Leo, Cristiana Capotondi, Nicole Grimaudo, Lele Vannoli ) accompanied by an irresistible and extraordinary group of newcomers ( Gabriele Di Bello, Alice De Carlo, Aldo Arturo Pavesi, Matteo Dall'Armi and Valentina Venturin ). A TV series in three first nights , broadcast on Rai1 on December 16th, 17th and 23rd, starting at 21:25, which tells the incredible adventure of Rick (Di Bello), a 24-year-old boy with Down syndrome, willing to do anything for chasing his dreams and pursuing what he loves with director and the usual sensitivity and delicacy of Giacomo Campiotti , based on the television series Tytgat Chocolat.
Girls and boys with Down Syndrome who give life to strong and authentic characters, of which it will be difficult not to fall in love. The preview was projected in a cinema in Rome in the presence of Rai president Marcello Foa of Ad Fabrizio Salini ("Rai looks at inclusion because it eliminates diversity. When the public service succeeds in doing so it is a moment of particular pride for the whole country "), the director of Rai Fiction Eleonora Andreatta and 150 students from various high schools. A Rai Fiction-Viola Film co - production in collaboration with the RAI CPTV of Turin.
Edoardo Leo (which we will soon see at the cinema in Ferzan Ozpetek's last film 'La Dea Fortuna' from December 19 in the hall) is Ivan, Rick's father, who sold his business to devote himself entirely to him and allow his wife Alessia (Nicole Grimaudo) to resume his career, in the meantime, however, the couple of parents is in crisis and will decide to part ways. Rick will find work in the packaging department of the Antica Cioccolateria Abrate, a small company run by Miriam, interpreted by Cristiana Capotondi, and founded by the family of his mother Emma (Piera degli Esposti poignant in this role is in the wheelchair does not speak but is the narrator of the story and establishes a special relationship with Rick). Thanks to his new job, Rick will also discover love, but his story with Tina (Alice De Carlo - the two both 25 years revealed to be a couple in life for 5 years they met while they were running the program of Rai3 hotel 6-star) will be full of obstacles and unexpected events. Edoardo Leo: "It was a real adventure, we created a very special and intense work group. I hadn't done fiction, and I hadn't done much before, for 10 years. I dedicated myself more to cinema but also to director work "I loved immediately when the project was proposed and I accepted before reading. I wanted to do it first as a man and then as an actor. The energy of these guys helped us.
We have learned a lot of extraordinary things from this story ". Capotondi:" This is the best example of what this job can give you. And this helped us. The experience was particularly beautiful in Serbia and Croatia ". Everyone is perfect" takes us in a new way in the world of disability and those who find themselves living it with a thousand obstacles, having in their hearts the desires of all. He tells us with irony the possibility of a look where the diversity seen with new eyes becomes strength.
The script is signed by Fabio Bonifacci. Eleonora Andreatta has found: "this series best interprets the principle that inspires the editorial line of Rai Fiction," Nobody excluded ", that is to value the richness of the conditions, the value of solidarity, the strength of the rights, telling the multiplicity of the points of It is not the normality that looks at (and establishes) what is different, but at the diversity of a condition that rises in the foreground, becomes a point of view and recontextualizes the story.Everyone is perfect reverses the patterns and the stereotypes and faces an important taboo: the protagonists are the excluded and the barriers fall in the sign of the humanity of all ".