The true story of Remzija, a Slavic nomad who has been camped out for years on the outskirts of Turin.
"The romantic and all-consuming attempt at integration by a nomad in a city that seems ready to listen but is basically indifferent." (Mimmo Calopresti)
Mimmo Calopresti (Polistena, Reggio Calabria; 1955) is a director and screenwriter. His films have been presented at numerous national and international festivals, including those in Salsomaggiore, Montbéliard, Munich, Stuttgart, Turin, Barcelona, Madrid, Florence, Ferrara, and Cannes. He wrote a screenplay that won the 1994 Solinas award, which he used in the making of his first feature film, La seconda volta.
A proposito di
sbavature (video, 1985),
1987), Fratelli minori (cm, 1987), Paolo
ha un lavoro (doc., 1991),
Paco e Francesca (doc., 1992), Remzjia (doc.,
1992), 1943 La
scelta (doc., 1994), 43-45 Pace e
libertà (doc., 1994), Alla Fiat
era così (doc., 1990), La seconda volta
(1994), La parola amore
esiste (1998), Tutto era
Director of photography: Gherardo Gossi.
Sound: Paolo Favaro.
Editor: Pier Milanese.
Production company and Italian distribution: Index, via Calandra 23, 10123 Torino, Italy, tel. +39011889715, fax +39-0118172356.