By Vincenzo MARRA


Drama - Completed 2017

After serving time as a missionary Father Giuseppe is back to a small town near Naples. He will take the place of Don Antonio, whose battle against the illegal disposal of toxic wastes have earned him the respect of the community.

& Awards

BFI London FF 2017
Busan IFF 2017
World Cinema
Ventana Sur 2017
European Cinema
Venice - Biennale 2017
Venice Days
Berlin European Film Market (EFM) 2018
    • Year of production
    • 2017
    • Genres
    • Drama
    • Countries
    • ITALY
    • Languages
    • Duration
    • 83 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Vincenzo MARRA
    • Writer(s)
    • Vincenzo MARRA
    • Producer(s)
    • Luigi MUSINI (Cinemaundici), Olivia MUSINI (Cinemaundici)
    • Synopsis
    • GIUSEPPE, a forty-year-old priest from Campania is back from serving time as a missionary in Africa.He asks the bishop to be sent to a small town near Naples to replace Don Antonio, who has been called to Rome on his own merits. Don Antonio has been fighting a battle against pollution of the town, due to the illegal dumping of industrial waste in the infamous “Terra dei Fuochi”(land of fires), where the local Mafia dumps and burns waste in the open countryside. Giuseppe will step in his shoes, proving himself a worthy successor to Don Antonio.But trying to Help the small community,and fighting against all kind of injustice is a difficult and at times hopeless task.
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