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by Alice Rohrwacher


Set in the 1980s, the story will follow Arthur, who returns to a small seaside village by the Tyrrhenian Sea. He is a hunter of Etruscan remains, an illegal activity he practices with a group of merry bandits. Arthur has a gift: he can feel emptiness. An emptiness that was left inside him by the memory of his lost love, Beniamina…

international title: La Chimera
original title: La chimera
country: Italy, Switzerland, France
sales agent: The Match Factory
year: 2023
genre: fiction
directed by: Alice Rohrwacher
film run: 130'
release date: IT 23/11/2023, FR 06/12/2023, ES 12/04/2024
screenplay: Alice Rohrwacher
cast: Josh O'Connor, Carol Duarte, Luca Chikovani, Isabella Rossellini, Alba Rohrwacher, Vincenzo Nemolato, Chiara Pazzaglia
cinematography by: Hélène Louvart
film editing: Nelly Quettier
art director: Emita Frigato
costumes designer: Loredana Buscemi
producer: Carlo Cresto-Dina
production: Tempesta, Amka Films, Ad Vitam Productions, ARTE France Cinéma, RAI Cinema, RSI - Radiotelevisione Svizzera di Lingua Italiana
distributor: 01 Distribution, Ad Vitam, Elastica Films, September Film Distribution Belgium, September Film Distribution Netherlands

Photogallery 27/05/2023: Cannes 2023 - La chimera

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Alice Rohrwacher, Alba Rohrwacher, Josh O'Connor, Carol Duarte, Vincenzo Nemolato
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