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The Cruelest Day

Il più crudele dei giorni

Italy, 2003
Drama, History


Ilaria Alpi, a young, Italian war-corespondent, was on a dangerous mission in Somalia. While she covered the civil war, she also discovered a big and secret international enviromentscandale. Together with her cameraman she was killed in the streets of Mogadishus March, 1994.

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The Cruelest Day Directed by Ferdinando Vicentini Orgnani

Awards & Festivals

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists

2003 | Winner: Best Actress

2003 | 2 nominations including: Best Supporting Actress

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