SHOW MY Name, Luka Guadanino’s new film, is a sensual and transcendent narrative about the first love, based on the acclaimed novel of Andr Akiman. Met Tosca Live 2017
In the summer of 1983 in northern Italy and Elio Perlman (Timothy Chalamet) prematurely at 17-year-old Italian-American, he spends his time in his family villa from the 17th century, copying and playing classical music, reading and flirting with his girlfriend Marcia (Esther Garel) . Elio has a close relationship with her father (Michael Stuhlberg), an outstanding professorspecializes in Greco-Roman culture and motheryou is Anella (Amira Kassar), a translator who supports her with fruits of high culture in an environment full of natural pleasure. While Elise’s complexity and intellectual preferences show that he is already fully mature, many things remain innocent and informal for him, especially in matters of the heart. One day, Oliver, a charming American scientist who works on a doctorate, arrives as a one-year internsummer with Elios’s help. Against the background of the emerald sunshine, Elio and Oliver discover the intoxicating beauty of a waking desire in the summer that will change their lives forever.