PIETA

By Iñaki ELIZALDE

LAZO FILMS - as PROD

Thriller - Completed 2013


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Palm Spring IFF 2013
Best Foreign Language Film
    • Year of production
    • 2013
    • Genres
    • Thriller
    • Countries
    • SPAIN
    • Languages
    • ENGLISH, SPANISH
    • Budget
    • 5 - 10 M$
    • Director(s)
    • Iñaki ELIZALDE
    • Writer(s)
    • Iñaki ELIZALDE
    • Producer(s)
    • Javier PRUAÑO
    • Synopsis
    • Tony Sellers, a man diagnosed with terminal disease in which barely has a year left, receives a interesting research investigation to do: in 1978 Pope Paul VI wanted to sell “La Pieta” by Michelangelo to end world hunger. A fact that the Vatican has exhaustively denied. The year is 2029 and the journalist Tony Sellers accepts the mission that will take him to remarkable surprising discovery.
      According to the prophecy of St. Malachy, after the death of Benedict XVI, will be elected the 112th pope. One who takes as name Peter II and radically transform the leadership of the Catholic Church. And some shadows are willing to fulfill that prophecy. Whatever it takes
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