2017

Italia - France - Belgium

105min (tbc) - DCP - Scope - Color

Original language: Italian, French

Cast

Giuseppe Battiston
Barbora Babulova
Charlotte Cétaire

Credits

Director: Annarita Zambrano

Script: Annarita Zambrano, Delphine Agut

Image: Laurent Brunet

Editing: Muriel Breton

Producers: Stéphanie Douet, Tom Dercourt

Co-producers: Mario Mazarotto, Serge de Poucques & Sylvain Goldberg

Production companies: SENSITO FILMS (France), CINEMA DEFACTO (France), MOVIEMENTO FILM (Italia), NEXUS FACTORY (Belgium)

Festivals & Awards

CANNES 2017 - Official Selection  - UN CERTAIN REGARD

 

 

AFTER THE WAR (DOPO LA GUERRA)

un film de : Annarita Zambrano

Bologna, 2002. The opposition to the Labor Law explodes in universities. The murder of a judge reopens old political wounds between Italy and France. Marco, a former left-wing activist, sentenced for murder and exiled in France for 20 years, thanks to the Mitterrand doctrine, is accused of having ordered the attack. The Italian government requests his extradition. Forced to flee with Viola, his 15 year old daughter, his life will change forever, as well as his family’s in Italy who has to pay for Marco’s past faults.

French Synopsis :

Bologne, 2002. Le refus de la loi travail explose dans les universités. L’assassinat d’un juge ouvre des vieilles blessures politiques entre l’Italie et la France. Marco, ex-militant de gauche, condamné pour meurtre et réfugié en France depuis 20 ans grâce à la Doctrine Mitterrand, est soupçonné d’avoir commandité l'attentat. Le gouvernement italien demande son extradition. Obligé de prendre la fuite avec Viola sa fille de 15 ans, sa vie bascule à tout jamais, ainsi que celle de sa famille en Italie qui se retrouve à payer pour ses fautes passées.