My brilliant friend. The complete first season
- DVD TV SERIES (CEN, OSH)
In Italian, with optional Latin Spanish subtitles ; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Gaia Girace, Margherita Mazzucco, Anna Rita Vitolo, Luca Gallone, Imma Villa, Antonio Milo, Alessio Gallo, Valentina Acca, Antonio Buonanno, Dora Romano ; narrator, Alba Rohrwacher.
[Hollywood, CA] : HBO Home Entertainment, 
Title from container.
Based on the first of four "Neapolitan novels" by Elena Ferrante.
Originally broadcast as individual episodes on HBO in 2018.
Bonus features: Invitation to the set ; Recreating the Rione ; The making of My brilliant friend.
An elderly woman discovers that her "brilliant friend" seems to have disappeared without a trace. Beginning an epic tale that spans over 60 years, she writes about their tempestuous relationship that started in 1950, and tries to describe the mystery of her friend, who is--in a way--her worst enemy. Set in a dangerous and fascinating post-WWII Naples, Italy.