THE FAMILY WHISTLE

IL FISCHIO DI FAMIGLIA

By Michele RUSSO

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Documentary - Completed 2016

A documentary exploring the origins of the famed Coppola family of musicians and filmmakers.

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& Awards

Festival de Cannes 2016
Cannes Classics
Boston International Film Festival 2016
Indie Spec Best Cinematography Award
Telluride FF 2016
Backlot
American Documentary Film Festival 2017
Official Selection
    • Year of production
    • 2016
    • Genres
    • Documentary, Biography, Historical
    • Countries
    • ITALY, USA
    • Languages
    • ITALIAN, ENGLISH
    • Duration
    • 70 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Michele RUSSO
    • Writer(s)
    • Michele RUSSO
    • Producer(s)
    • Anahid NAZARIAN (American Zoetrope), Fabio APREA (Ulisse Cultural Association), Francesca PEDRAZZA GORLERO (Ulisse Cultural Association)
    • Synopsis
    • The famed Coppola family of filmmakers and musicians descends from Agostino Coppola, a poor immigrant from an impoverished village in Southern Italy. Interviews and archival footage portray how the family history has inspired these artists, and how they continue to renew their ties to the land of their origin.
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