I Am Love

"A stunning achievement! "
- Jay Weissberg, Variety
"Bold, thrilling, and undeniably sensuous."
- Aaron Hillis, Village Voice
"Is it possible to be addicted to a movie? A rapurously beauitful film. "
- Rex Reed, The New York Observer
"Words like "lush" and "gorgeous" don't even begin to scratch the surface in describing I Am Love, Italian director Luca Guadagnino's retro-styled melodrama. "
- Christy Lemire, Associated Press

Synopsis

Academy Award® winner Tilda Swinton (Michael Clayton) stars in this gorgeously composed Italian drama as Emma: dutiful wife, loving mother, and the heart of an affluent Milanese family. While shifting control and internal strife threaten the future of the family business, Emma experiences a sexual and emotional awakening when she falls for her son's friend and business partner, a gifted chef named Antonio, sparking a passionate affair that will change the lives of her family forever.
Original Languages: Italian
Genre: Drama
Running Time: 120 min.
Year: 2010

CREDITS

CAST
Flavio Parenti ( Edoardo Recchi Jr. )
Marisa Berenson (Allegra Recchi )
Tilda Swinton (Emma Recchi)
DIRECTED BY
Luca Guadagnino

TRAILER


PHOTOS

Allegra Recchi (Marisa Berenson), Tancredi Recchi (Pippo Delbono), Emma Recchi (Tilda Swinton), Elisabetta Recchi (Alba Rohrwacher), Gianluca (Mattia Zaccaro), Edoardo Recchi Jr. (Flavio Parenti) and Ida Roselli (Maria Paiato). Photo courtesy of Magnolia Pictures.
Emma Recchi (Tilda Swinton). Photo courtesy of Magnolia Pictures.
Tancredi Recchi (Pippo Delbono), Emma Recchi (Tilda Swinton). Photo courtesy of Magnolia Pictures.
Antonio Biscaglia (Edoardo Gabbriellini) and Emma Recchi (Tilda Swinton). Photo courtesy of Magnolia Pictures.
Emma Recchi (Tilda Swinton) and Gianluca (Mattia Zaccaro). Photo courtesy of Magnolia Pictures.
Emma Recchi (Tilda Swinton) and Elisabetta Recchi (Alba Rohrwacher). Photo courtesy of Magnolia Pictures.
Director Luca Guadagnino, Marisa Berenson and Tilda Swinton on the set of I AM LOVE. Photo courtesy of Magnolia Pictures