Mediterranea

Jonas Carpignano
France
Germany
107 min
2015
Mediterranea by Jonas Carpignano
Synopsis: 

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.

Screenplay: Jonas Carpignano

Cast: Alassane Sy, Pio Amato, Francesco Papasergio, Koudous Seihon

Cinematography by: Wyatt Garfield

Film editing: Sanabel Cherqaoui, Affonso Goncalves, Nico Leunen

Art director: Alan Lampert, Paolo Nanni

Production: Good Films, DCM Productions, Good Lap Production, Maiden Voyage Pictures, Audax Films (US), Court 13 Pictures (US), End Cue Productions (US), Le Grisbi Productions (US), Nomadic Independence Pictures (US), Sunset Juction Entertainment (US), TideRock Media (US), Treehouse Pictures (US)

Distribution: Haut et Court

Sales agent: NDM