Who Is Moretti's Responsibility?

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Aprile, released in 1998, is a semi-autobiographical film directed by Nanni Moretti. The film details his life of becoming a father, Italy's political situation and his inability to make a proper documentary on the former. The film begins with the election of Silvio Berlusconi, a controversial figure and leader of Italy’s fascist party. Following this, one of Moretti’s friends suggests he make a film out of this event, in which Moretti heartedly agrees, claiming it is his “responsibility” and something the people “need.” However the film does not come into fruition, as two years pass and he has not even begun. He become disillusioned with his documentary and begins to make another film, a musical about a pastry chef. However, he does not start
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