Gallipoli

  “What are your legs?” “Springs. Steel springs.” repeats Archy (Mark Lee) to his uncle, in front of an improvised track in the dusty air...

Paths of Glory

  The court-martial trials of the front-line troops, and the resulting death sentences imposed on the soldiers “found guilty” of cowardice, were one of the...

Ararat

In 1915,  the Young Turks, last representatives of the nearly faded Ottoman reality, decided to eradicate Armenian people. Armenians were Catholic and they stood...

La califfa aka The Lady Caliph (1970)

La califfa (The Lady Caliph) is Alberto Bevilacqua’s first film. It is based on the director’s third book, published in 1964, a huge bestseller...

The Great War

The First World War, a historic turning-point, is a source of individual and collective stories and, at the same time, an emblem of powerful...

Many Wars Ago

"In war, discipline is a painful but necessary requirement". "This line will be our tomb or our honour". General Leone's repertoire is full of these rhetorical,...

El Alamein: Bond of Honour

  Egyptian front, October 1942. After exhausting battles, the front-line has been deployed at El Alamein, not far from Alexandria. The south sector is occupied...

Compulsion

  Two university students, influenced by a warped interpretation of the works of Nietsche, kill a school friend to demonstrate their superiority, convinced that it...

The Wind Blows Round

  Philippe is a chubby French teacher turned shepherd in order to be closer to nature. He moves with his beautiful wife Chris and three...

Shelter

  Anna, whose mother runs a large shoe factory near Udine, lives and is in a long term relationship with Mara, who works in the...

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Silvio Donà – Serial Killer

Rocco did not have any particular reason to hate old women.Yet, he hated them in a ferocious way.Only seeing one of them...