In the name of Satan (first feature)

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In the name of Satan (In nomine Satan)

In the name of Satan (In nomine Satan)

original title:

In nomine Satan

directed by:


Stefano Calvagna, Federico Palmieri, Tiziano Mariani, Emanuele Cerman, Mattia Mor, Giulia Morgani, Fabiano Lioi, Maria Tona, Fabrizio Raggi, Fabio Farronato, Mauro Racanati, Gianmarco Bellumori, Francesca Viscardi, Manuela Torres, Maria Carla Manca, Isabella Celani, Lorenzo Angeli, Christian Vit, Azzurra Felici, Valentino Viglietta, Lucia Bianchi, Carlo Carulli, Melissa Ferrandino


set design:

Antonio Leone

costume design:

Marco Fioramonti






film run:




release date:


festivals & awards:

  • RIFF - Roma Independent Film Festival 2012: Official Selection
  • Madrid International Film Festival 2014: Nomination for MBest Original Screenplay of a Foreign Language Film : Stefano Calvagna & Emanuele Cerquiglini, Best Lead Actor in a Foreign Language Film: Emanuele Cerman
  • NYCIFF New York City International Film Festival 2014: Official Selection
  • Dada Saheb Phalke Film Festival 2014: Best Editing Award

Based on a true story the film begins with the arrest of two persons (Antonio and Elena), caught by two Narc Agents. Antonio and Elena both in shock and stoned by a mix of drugs and alcohol. These two young persons, admitted in hospital, both confess the murder of their friend Angela. A brutal murder and devoid of logic that will lead investigators to suspect that the two killers were not alone. Investigators soon discover a reality completely unknown to them since then: Satanism. They will be dealing with murders and incitements to commit suicide. "In the name of Satan"" is a generation drama, also involving the society in which we are living.