LGBT Italian Road Trip “Drive Me Home” Arrives In North America On September 24
Written by IMN on 21 Aug 2019
Antonio and Agostino grew up together in a small town in Sicily, where they dreamt of living a different life, somewhere, anywhere, else. Now 30-year-olds, they both live abroad but lost touch with each other years ago. When Antonio discovers that the house he grew up in, which has been empty for a long time, is about to be sold at auction, he decides to leave and reconnect with his childhood friend. But their lives have changed a lot. Old conflicts and new revelations bring them through Europe on a truck journey that will change their lives forever…
“Drive Me Home” follows a man returning home to reconnect with his childhood, leading to an unexpected road trip with an old friend that will change both of their lives forever…From Director Simone Catania, and starring Vinicio Marchioni alongside Marco D’Amore, best known for playing ruthless mobster Ciro Di Marzio in the “Gomorrah” TV series, who takes a pivotal turn as a gay truck driver, “Drive Me Home” premiered at the 36th Edition of the Torino Film Festival, and went on to play Outshine Film Festival.