Mister Universo

Tizza Covi, Rainer Frimmel

  • Italian (with English, Dutch subtitles); 90 min
Covi and Frimmel’s work acts like a force of nature, showing what remains when the luck and the muscle have run out.
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Special Jury Mention - FF Locarno
Selected at the Toronto IFF

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Mister Universo - Tizza Covi, Rainer Frimmel

Austria, Italy, 2016, 90 min
  • Starring: Tairo Caroli, Wendy Weber, Arthur Robin, Lilly Robin
  • Production: Vento Film / International Sales: Be For Films

Tairo, a young lion-tamer, is unhappy. Losing his lucky charm gives him a reason to set off for a journey across Italy in search of Arthur Robin, a former Mister Universe, who gave him the charm a long time ago.