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A Feature film by Jonas Carpignano

Release in France : 02/09/2015


    Ayiva recently left his home in Burkina Faso in search of a way to provide for his sister and his daughter. He takes advantage of his position in an illegal smuggling operation to get himself and his best friend Abas off of the continent. Ayiva adapts to life in Italy, but when tensions with the local community rise, things become increasingly dangerous. Determined to make his new situation work he attempts to weather the storm, but it has its costs.

    Actors (3)

    Production and distribution (3)

    Co-production :

    Good Lap Production

    French distribution :

    Haut et Court

    Film exports/foreign sales :

    NDM International Sales

    Photos (9)

    Full credits (10)

    Screenwriter :

    Jonas Carpignano

    Co-producers :

    Alain Peyrollaz, Marc Schmidheiny

    Sound Recordist :

    Damien Tronchot

    Editors :

    Nico Leunen, Affonso Goncalves, Sanabel Cherqaoui

    Music Composers :

    Benh Zeitlin, Dan Romer

    Foreign producers :

    Jonas Carpignano, Jon Coplon

    Director of Photography :

    Wyatt Garfield

    Press Attaché (film) :

    Matthieu Rey

    Production Designer :

    Marco Ascanio Viarigi

    Costume designer :

    Nicoletta Taranta

    Technical details

    Feature film

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    Production language :

    Italian, French, English, Arabic

    Coproducer countries :

    France, Italy, United States, Germany

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    Runtime :

    1 h 47 min

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    Audio format :

    Dolby 5.1