• Film
  • Production year 2018
  • Length 122’ min.
  • Format 4K, DCP


The year 1914, and Italy is about to go to war. A commune of young North Europeans has found on Capri the ideal place to live their lives and practise their art. But the island has its own powerful identity, in the person of a young woman, a goatherd named Lucia (Marianna Fontana). The film describes the encounter between Lucia, the commune, headed by Seybu (Reinout Scholten van Aschat), and the young village doctor (Antonio Folletto). And it describes a unique island, whose Dolomite cliffs plunge into the waters of the Mediterranean, and which at the start of the 20th century acted like a magnet for all those driven by ideals of liberty and prog


Director Mario Martone
Story and Screenplay Mario Martone Ippolita Di Majo
Photography Michele D'attanasio
Editing Jacopo Quadri Natalie Cristiani
Music Sascha Ring Philipp Thimm
Choreography Raffaella Giordano
Set Design Giancarlo Muselli
Costumes Ursula Patzak
Sound Alessandro Zanon
Sound Editing Marta Billingsley
Make-Up Alessandro D'anna
Hairstyling Gaetano Panico under the supervision of Aldo Signoretti
Assistant Director Francesca Polic Greco
Casting Directors Paola Rota Raffaele Di Florio
Production Supervisor Giorgio Magliulo
Executive Producer Viola Prestieri
Produced by Nicola Giuliano Francesca Cima Carlotta Calori
Co-Produced by Jérôme Seydoux
Ardavan Safaee Muriel Sauzay
A Co-Production Italia - Francia
Produced by Indigo Film
With Rai Cinema
In Co-Production With Pathé
With the Support of M.I.B.A.C.T. Direzione Generale Per Il Cinema
With the Support of Regione Lazio
With a Contribution from Regione Campania
With the Collaboration of  Film Commission Regione Campania
Distribution 01 Distribution
International Sales Pathé Films


Marianna Fontana
Reinout Scholten Van Aschat
Antonio Folletto
Gianluca Di Gennaro
Eduardo Scarpetta
Jenna Thiam
Ludovico Girardello
Lola Klamroth
Maximilian Dirr
e con / and with
Donatella Finocchiaro


75Th Venice International Film Festival - Competition

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