Antonio has spent his whole life away from Italy, his home country. He crosses paths with Leo, a young Italian artist who is trying to make it abroad. e old man and the young woman’s destinies mirror each other. Memories from the past are awoken and end up o ering a more peaceful future to the both of them.

Produced by

produced by Tarantula
coproduced by Maxma Film and Vivo film in collaboration with Rai Cinema, Arte G.E.I.E and VOO-Be tv

with the support of Film Fund Luxembourg; Tax Shelter of the Belgian Federal
Government – Casa Kafka Pictures empowered by Belfius

with the participation of Wallimage (Wallonia)

with the support of MFG; MiBACT – Direzione Cinema e Audiovisivo; Regione
Puglia Unione Europea Por Puglia Fesr-Fse 2014-2020 Apulia
Film Commission; Regione Lazio – Fondo Regionale per il
Cinema e l’Audiovisivo


Antonio – Renato Carpentieri
Leo – Sara Serraiocco
Antonio giovane – Alessio Lapice
Vito – Vito Nastri
Giuseppe – Maziar Firouzi


directed and written by – Donato Rotunno
director of photography – Jean-Francois Hensgens
editor – Matyas Veress
production designer – Igor Gabriel
costume designer – Magdalena Labuz
original music – Massimo Zamboni
key sound – Paul Maernoudt
sound editing – Ingo Dumlich
re-recording mixer – Michel Schillings
produced by – Donato Rotunno e Elise André
coproduced by – Joseph Rouschop e Valérie Bournonville, Yilmaz Arslan, Marta Donzelli e Gregorio Paonessa

Technical data

Country – Luxembourg, Belgium, Germany, Italy
Year – 2020
Runnin time – 94′

Festivals and awards

Festa del Cinema di Roma 2020: Alice nella città – Concorso

Festival du Film Italien de Villerupt 2020: Sélection Officielle