My Italian Story: According to Variety, Juliette Binoche will star in Barry Levinson's My Italian Story which is due to start filming in Rome and Sicily this fall.

Binoche will play the mother of a Jewish boy in Nazi-occupied Italy during WWII on a quest for a rabbi to perform his bar mitzvah. "My Italian Story" is based on a true tale.

Gary Foster and Ethan Silverman penned the script.

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