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"it is striking for the quiet tenacity of the protagonist" - CINEUROPA.ORG
PLOT: Nevia is seventeen-too old to live where she does, and grown up before she's even had the chance to be a child. Tiny and naive, but stubborn, she and her younger sister Enza are being raised by their grandmother Nanà and aunt Lucia in a container park in Ponticelli.
CAST: Virginia Apicella, Pietra Montecorvino, Rosi Franzese, Pietro Ragusa, Franca Abategiovanni, Simone Borelli, Lola Bello, Gianfranco Gallo
YEAR: 2019
LENGTH: 86 min.
GENRE: Drama
AWARDS: • Lizzani Award (Nunzia De Stefano): Venice Film Festival; Best Breakthrough Actress (Virgina Apicella): Golden Globes, Italy
• Nominated Best Film: Venice Film Festival; Best New Director (Nunzia De Stefano): Nastro d'argento
RATING: USA: no rating

TIMES: Detroit: April 8, 5:00 p.m.
  Portland: April 15, 9:00 p.m.
  Boulder: April 22, 6:00 p.m.
  St. Louis: April 23, 3:00 p.m.
  Chicago: April 26, 5:00 p.m.
  Milwaukee: April 29, 9:00 p.m.

  Please note, while the trailer may not include subtitles, the film will be screened with English subtitles.


Nunzia De Stefano, born in Naples, was married to director Matteo Garrone and collaborated on several of his films: Gomorra, Reality, Il racconto dei racconti and Dogman. She made her directorial debut with Nevia, which is semi-autobiographical

De Stefano stated: "A part of my life is in this story but some events are changed (...) because what really interested me was being on Nevia."

DISTRIBUTOR: True Colours, Largo Italo Gemini 1, Rome