Aldo is sixty-five and still a strong and vital man. He has a new love, Rita. But his daughter Susanna and her husband, both unemployed, have asked him to pretend to be seriously ill, in order to get the money of the disability pension. While they are waiting for the medical committee, Aldo has to remain completely motionless, pretending to have a total paralysis. But because of this scam he risks to lose Rita and perhaps even more.
Gianni Costantino has a degree in Literature and Philosophy at the DAMS of Bologna. He attended the school Ipotesi Cinema directed by Olmi and Bertolucci. Director of the movie Ravanello Pallido with Littizzetto and Marcorè. First AD and Casting director for various movies: Mio fratello è figlio unico, La nostra vita, Bar Sport, La Matassa, Anni Felici, Andiamo a quel paese.