A rising star and her American dream: a musical comedy with Elena Bonelli and Luca Napolitano of Amici!

Original Title: A Sud di New York. Director: Elena Bonelli
Comedy, Music, Italy 2011, CG

Jenny, a woman with a story of success, looking for redemption, puts all her cards on Carmelina, a young girl from southern Italy with many secret dreams but without the means to make them come true. Their understanding gives them the strength to try together the “American dream” and makes them protagonists of a series of exhilarating unexpected gags and glitches.


Director: Elena Bonelli. With Elena Bonelli, Francesco Paolantoni, Franco Neri, Patrik Rossi Gastaldi, Gianfranco Gallo, Fioretta Mari, Luca Napolitano.



“The cinematographic version of Mrs.Bonelli got off to a good start. A colored musical fairy tale”
Gloria Satta, Il Messaggero

“A wonderful beginning for this funny comedy of Elena Bonelli”
Vincenzo Mollica, Tg1 Rai

“Elena Bonelli, a true force of nature. A funny and colored movie”
Anselma Dell’Olio, Cinematografo

“Witty, funny, self-ironical”
Massimo Bertarelli, Cinematografo

“An exciting musical dream”
Anna Praderio, TG5

“South of New York, an innovative style, among cartoons and atmospheres of 70’s”
Dina Disa, Il Tempo

“So colorful and truly ironic, a great beginning full of passion and candor”
Diego Del Pozzo, Cinematografo

“Combine the Italian comedy and the American musical with profusion, add lot of friendship, dreams, music, love and close your eyes”
Tg3 Rai

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