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Year of Production 2017

Sicilian Ghost Story

English title: Sicilian Ghost Story
Original title: Sicilian Ghost Story
German title: Sicilian Ghost Story
Italy, France, Switzerland, 2017

Director: Piazza, Antonio & Grassadonia, Fabio
Production company: Indigo Film, Cristaldi Pictures
Co-producers: Rai Cinema, Mact Productions, Ventura Film
Age recommendation: 15 years and up
Length: 122 min.
Film genre: Feature film

Synopsis:
In a little Sicilian village at the edge of a forest, Giuseppe, a boy of 13, vanishes. Luna, his classmate who loves him, refuses to accept his mysterious disappearance. She rebels against the silence and complicity that surround her, and to find him she descends into the dark world which has swallowed him up and which has a lake as its mysterious entrance. Only their indestructible love will be able to bring her back along.

Festivals:
Cannes 2017, Taipei IFF 2017, Mar del Plata IFF 2017, Copenhagen IFF 2017 (awarded), Chicago IFF 2017, London IFF 2017, Athens IFF 2017 (awarded), David di Donatello Award 2018 (best adapted screenplay), Ciné Jeune de'l Aisne 2018, Kinotrip Ljubljana 2018

World sales address/es:
Match Factory (D)

Sold to:
unknown
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Demiurg (SI)
Filmcoopi (CH)
Altitude Film Sales (GB)