Overworked executive Robert Micelli (Golden Globe nomineeJoe Mantegna, 'Searching for Bobby Fischer') has little timefor his loving wife (Academy Award nominee Anne Archer,'Patriot Games'), rebellious fourteen-year-old son, Bobby,(Trevor Morgan, 'Jurassic Park III') and twelve-year-olddaughter, Gina (Gina Mantegna, '13 Going On 30'), whodesperately wants a dog. This disconnected family istransformed by long-lost Uncle Nino (Pierrino Mascarino,'Tears of the Sun'), an old world Italian who unexpectedlyarrives on their doorstep for a visit. Nino's simple,old-fashioned ways make him a curiosity to the neighborhood,and an embarrassment to Robert. But, Nino is slowly able toconnect with each member of the family, and teach Robert howto enjoy life's simple pleasures: good food, good music, andmost important, La Famiglia! Uncle Nino is that rare familyfilm whose simple story and gentle humor can be enjoyed byall ages. Winner of the Crystal Heart Award: Heartland FilmFestival. Bonus Feature: Interview with Joe Mantegna and hisdaughter, Gina Mantegna. Joe explores his Italian heritageand the importance of family. Joe and Gina also share theirthoughts on this poignant film, and talk about workingtogether for the first time.