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Antiracket

In southern Italy, a group of shopkeepers stand up to the 'tax' imposed by the local mafia.

Icarus Films | 2014 | 50 minutes

Antonio Negri

Traces the biography and current relevance of this controversial moral and political philosopher, his work, and his contemporary role as an intellectual leader of the anti-globalization movement.

Icarus Films | 2004 | 52 minutes

Brave Miss World 

Israeli beauty queen Linor Abargil was abducted and raped in Milan, Italy two months before being crowned Miss World in 1998. Ten years later, she's ready to talk about it, and to encourage others to speak out.

Women Make Movies | 2013 | 88 minutes

Devil in the Flesh

One of the most controversial Italians films of the '80s, DEVIL IN THE FLESH takes Raymond Radiguet's classic novel and updates it to modern times.

Icarus Films | 1986 | 109 minutes

Excellent Cadavers

A dramatic investigation of the recent history of the Mafia and its integral relationship to postwar Italian politics. Based on the book by Alexander Stille.

Icarus Films | 2006 | 92 minutes

I Had a Dream

From the feminist fights against Berlusconi to the last elections of 2018, the film explores the last ten years of Italy through the political action and the everyday life of the two compelling women.

Deckert Distribution | 2018 | 84 minutes

If Only I Were That Warrior

Focuseson the Italian occupation of Ethiopia in 1935. Following the recent construction of a monument dedicated to Fascist general Rodolfo Graziani, the film addresses the unpunished war crimes he and others committed in the name of Mussolini’s imperial ambitions.

Collective Eye Films | 2015 | 72 minutes

Iom Romi

Iom Romì (A Day In Rome) chronicles a day in the life of the contemporary Jewish community of Rome, which for centuries has lived in limbo between persecution and integration. As the only cultural group in the city that can claim an uninterrupted line of descent from the times of the empire, Roman Jews have fostered rituals and traditions that are unique in the world. From dawn to dusk, through the voices of several characters living and working in the historic Ghetto quarter, Iom Romì tells the story of a community both fiercely independent and distinctly Roman.

Collective Eye Films | 2017 | 30 minutes

Marinoni

Giuseppe Marinoni, champion cyclist and master bike craftsman, at age 75, is attempting the world hour record for his age group, on a bike he built with his own hands almost 40 years ago.

First Run Features | 2015 | 87 minutes

The Prey: Silence in the Name of God

The untold story of child abuse in the Roman Catholic Church in Italy, the home base of the church.

Scorpion TV | 2013 | 51 minutes