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ACROSS THE BORDER

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ACROSS THE BORDER (OLTRE IL CONFINE)

ACROSS THE BORDER (OLTRE IL CONFINE)

ACROSS THE BORDER (OLTRE IL CONFINE)

original title:

OLTRE IL CONFINE

directed by:

cinematography:

set design:

costume design:

presented by:

Mino Barbera, Elena Pedrazzoli

production:

Micla Film, Peacock Film, supported by MiBACT, TSI (Zurich), Teleclub (Zurich), with the support of Film Commission Torino Piemonte

distribution:

world sales:

country:

Italy/Switzerland

year:

2001

film run:

104'

format:

35mm - colour

release date:

28/02/2003

festival & awards:

Turin 1993. The architect Agnese is called to the home for war veterans where her ailing father lives. The doctor at the home has left his guest, a Bosnian refugee, on night duty with her father. The commanding officer of the veterans’ home, a colonel, has discovered the undocumented refugee, Reuf, and has had him arrested. Agnese, who would rather not get involved with refugees, becomes better acquainted with Reuf and is drawn into events which eventually take her to Bosnia. On this journey, she begins to recall her childhood directly after WWII. Experiences made during the two wars converge­ – the wheel of history turns, without failing to leave its mark.

(Source: Intramovies)