Netflix has released the official trailer of Everything Calls for Salvation , the series based on the novel by Daniele Mencarelli , winner of the 2020 Strega Giovani Award. The debut on the streaming platform is scheduled for October 14th .
Seven episodes, one for each of the seven days of TSO (Compulsory Health Treatment) to which Daniele (Federico Cesari) is subjected. A week of isolation from the rest of the world during which he will have to face his fears and dig inside himself in a path of acceptance of himself and others that will lead him to forge the strongest, most sincere and true bonds of the life of he.
The book, published by Mondadori, is set during the 1994 World Cup, when Daniele is subjected to TSO following an explosion of anger. During the seven days of forced internment he meets five other men in his own situation, and from whom he can learn a great deal.
Does ending up under TSO for seven days mean being crazy? This is what Daniele asks himself, a twenty-year-old with an excess of sensitivity, who after a psychotic crisis wakes up in the dormitory of a psychiatric ward. He will learn, with the help of the “five madmen with whom he shared the room”, how the acceptance of oneself and of others can create deep bonds and relationships, in a real training and growth diary.
The cast of Tutto asks for salvation
In the cast, in addition to Federico Cesari (Daniele), also Andrea Pennacchi (Mario), Vincenzo Crea (Gianluca), Lorenzo Renzi (Giorgio), Vincenzo Nemolato (Madonnina), Alessandro Pacioni (Alessandro), who play Daniele’s roommates , in the psychiatry ward. Fotinì Peluso (Nina) plays a companion that Daniele had met in high school and whom he finds in the ward. Ricky Memphis (Pino), Bianca Nappi (Rossana) and Flaure BB Kabore (Alessia) play the nurses, while Filippo Nigro (Dr. Mancino) and Raffaella Lebboroni (Dr. Cimaroli) the doctors of the clinic. Lorenza Indovina (Anna), Michele La Ginestra (Angelo), Arianna Mattioli (Antonella), Daniele’s mother, father and sister. Carolina Crescentini (Giorgia) is Nina’s mother.
The director is Francesco Bruni , the same as Scialla! (Stay calm), Noi 4, All you want and What will be , but also known as the screenwriter of many films by Paolo Virzì .
The screenplay is the work of Francesco Bruni, Daniele Mencarelli, Daniela Gambaro and Francesco Cenni .