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THE SHADOW OF THE GIANT

by Roberto Petrocchi

synopsis

Somewhere in Northern Europe, at the end of 19th Century.
An isolated fortress stands on top of a hill. There's only one prisoner who's still being held in this desolated place: the man must have been found guilty of unspeakable acts to have been imprisoned in such a horrendous piace.
A new captain arrives at the fortress accompanied by his wife, Adele, and his seven-year-old son Ottaviano. Both her life, and that of the prisoner, is shaken by this new contact, and the prisoner once more becomes aware of a world outside his cell.

international title: THE SHADOW OF THE GIANT
original title: L' OMBRA DEL GIGANTE
country: Italy
sales agent: Adriana Chiesa Enterprises (ACEK)
year: 2000
genre: fiction
directed by: Roberto Petrocchi
film run: 90'
release date: IT 07/04/2000
screenplay: Roberto Petrocchi, Riccardo De Luca
cast: Margherita Buy, Arnaud Arbessier, Marisa Solinas, Niccolò Rapisarda, Fausto Biefeni Olevano, Anna Testa, Franco Fantasia, Giuseppe Miele
cinematography by: Camillo Bazzoni
film editing: Paolo Benassi
art director: Andrea Bolognini
costumes designer: Maria Luisa Di Giovanni
music: Andrea Morricone
producer: Manolo Bolognini
production: Cinema e Società
distributor: Istituto Luce Cinecittà
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