Minerva Pictures International

View Trailer

Aspromonte. Land Of The Forgotten

Directed by Mimmo Calopresti

At the end of the ’50s in Africo, a small village in the valley of Aspromonte, a woman dies in childbirth, because the doctor cannot be there on time, as no route connects Africo with the other villages.

The inhabitants decide to get together to build it up. In the meantime, Giulia (Valeria Bruni Tedeschi), the new teacher of the local school is trying to teach Italian to the kids.

Aspromonte is an atypical western about the dream of changing events thanks to the desire for redemption of the inhabitants of a remote village. Starring Marcello Fonte (Cannes Film Festival Award for Best Actor in Dogman).





Festivals & Awards

Festival du Cinéma Italien de Montélimar - Le Teil 2021

Pune International Film Festival 2021: Global Cinema

Festival du Cinema Italien de Bastia 2020: Compétition

Globi d'Oro 2020: Miglior Attrice (Valeria Bruni Tedeschi)

ICFF Italian Contemporary Film Festival 2020: People’s Choice Award

Los Angeles - Italia 2020: Italian Cinema Today

Traversées – Le festival de cinéma du Pays de Lunel 2020: Eldorado

Cinemed - Festival Cinema Mediterranéen Montpellier 2019: Panorama Longs

De Rome à Paris 2019

Festival do Rio 2019: Expectations

Festival du Film Italien de Villerupt 2019: Panorama

Les rencontres du cinéma italien à Toulouse 2019: Panorama

ST. ALi Italian Film Festival - Australia 2019: New Italian Cinema

Taormina Film Fest 2019: Teatro Antico

Waterloo Historical Film Festival 2019

Internationale Hofer Filmtage 2019

Italian Films Focus - Cape Town 2019

Amsterdam Shortcutz 2020

Univercine - Nantes 2020


Original Title

  • Italy
  • 2019
  • 92 min.
  • Italian


  • Valeria Bruni Tedeschi
  • Marcello Fonte
  • Francesco Colella
  • Marco Leonardi
  • Sergio Rubini
  • Fabrizio Gifuni
  • Romina Mondello


  • Drama
Questo sito prevede l‘utilizzo di cookie. Continuando a navigare si considera accettato il loro utilizzo. Ulteriori informazioniOK