He came together with the producer Richard LInklater. All the workers recognized the “ piercing look. Recognized and appreciate: “beautiful!”, the comment of all people who were there. Ethan Hawke (photo), the American actor of 38 years; he played many film of great success – Zanna bianca, Attimo fuggente, Prima dell’alba and Fast Food nation - he visited each corner of the Falls “ to breathe the air that in the past Saint Francis breathed” said to the guide of the Tourism Aldermanship of the Municipality of Terni.
there is maybe the idea for a great Hollywood production about the life of the Saint, able to inspire, for several times, the film world. Rosselini during the 50’s was the first and then also Cavani, Pasolini and Zeffirelli, ended in 1988 and still Cavani with the American actor Mickey Rourke. Now Linklater tries again – a democrat producer like Michael Moore, author of Prima dell’alba and Fast Food nation – and Hawke.
the first clappers is in 2009, the Umbrian stopping place was to choose the location, if all will be ok. Before visiting the Falls, the producer and the actor visited Assisi, Norcia, the Abbey of San Pietro in Valle in Ferentillo, Narni and the studios of Papigno where Roberto Benigni filmed La vita è bella.