Cinema: Pinocchio

Director: Matteo Garrone; Starring: Federico Ielapi, Roberto Benigni, Rocco Papaleo; Genre: Drama, Fantasy; Age: 12+; Time: 125 minutes

In this live-action adaptation of the classic story, academy Award® winning actor Roberto Benigni plays the role of Geppetto, an old woodcarver who creates a puppet.

But something magical happens – the cheeky puppet begins to talk and can walk, run and eat like any young boy. Geppetto calls him Pinocchio, and brings him up as his son.