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by Felice Farina


Based on the book of the same name by Enrico Deaglio, Felice Farina it narrates, with a mix of fiction and real footage, thirty years of Italian history, from the kidnapping and assassination of Aldo Moro up to the present day, through the memories of a labourer, a trade unionist and a clerk who occupy the top of a tower while the factory they work in gets set to shut down because of the economic crisis.

original title: Patria
country: Italy
year: 2014
genre: fiction
directed by: Felice Farina
screenplay: Felice Farina, Beba Slijepcevic
cast: Francesco Pannofino, Roberto Citran, Carlo Gabardini
cinematography by: Roberto Cimatti
film editing: Esmeralda Calabria
art director: Nino Formica
costumes designer: Antonella Balsamo
production: Nina Film srl
backing: Ministero dei Beni e delle Attività Culturali e del Turismo - Direzione Generale per il Cinema, Film Commission Torino Piemonte
distributor: Istituto Luce Cinecittà