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  The Pucillo family live on an island that is solidly anchored in time-honored traditions. 70-year-old Ernesto would like to stop time and not have to dismantle his fishing boat. His 20-year-old grandson Filippo lost his father to the sea and is caught between his grandfather's time and that of his uncle Nino, who quit fishing to snare tourists. Filippo's mother Giulietta, a young widow, feels the unchangeable traditions of the island render all of them strangers and offer them no future. She feels, in order to live, they must find courage to leave.

One day, the sea carries into their lives other travelers, including Sara and her son. Respecting the ancient law of the sea, Ernesto welcomes them. But the new laws of mankind do not permit it, and the Pucillo family must make a choice that can change their life forever.
Director: Emanuele Crialese
Cast: Filippo Pucillo, Donatella Finocchiaro, Mimmo Cuticchio, Giuseppe Fiorello, Martina Codecasa, Tiziana Lodato, Claudio Santamaria, Timnit T., Filippo Scarafia, Pierpaolo Spollon, Rubel Tsegay Abraha
Year: 2011
Length: 88 min.
Genre: Drama
Awards: 1 award & 8 nominations
  •Leoncino d'Oro Award-Special Mention for Cinema for UNICEF (Emanuele Crialese), Francesco Pasinetti Award (Emanuele Crialese), Special Jury Award (Emanuele Crialese): Venice Film Festival; Best Soundtrack: Nastri d'Argento della SNGCIl
•Nominated Best Film, Best Director, Best Actress (Donatella Finocchiaro): David Donatello; Director of the Best Film, Best Actress (Donatella Finocchiaro), Best Supporting Actor (Giuseppe Fiorello), Best Photography, Best Sound: Nastri d'Argento della SNGCI
Showtimes: Detroit: April 3, 7:00 p.m
  Indianapolis: April 13, 6:00 p.m.
  Pittsburgh: April 19, 7:00 p.m.
  Boulder: April 25, 6:30 p.m.
  Milwaukee: April 27, 7:00 p.m.
  St. Louis: April 27, 8 p.m
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