4.1
129 Ratings

Isole di fuoco

Directed by Vittorio De Seta
Italy, 1954
Short, Documentary

Synopsis

The first light of dawn. The sound of a boat and the screech of birds fill the wide expanse of sea. Black rocks emerge from the water, the “sciara” – the volcanic scoria – of Stromboli, the underwater sulfurous emanations, the layers of reddish rock eroded by the sea.

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Isole di fuoco
Directed by Vittorio De Seta

Awards & Festivals

Festival de Cannes

1955 | Winner: Best Short Documentary

David di Donatello Awards

1957 | Winner: Silver Plate

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