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The Past Is a Foreign Land

Il passato è una terra straniera

Directed by Daniele Vicari
Italy, 2008


A promising law student from a good family is driven by a cool cardsharper into a downward spiral of criminality, thus discovering an evil part of himself he has never known.

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The Past Is a Foreign Land Directed by Daniele Vicari

Awards & Festivals

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists

2009 | 4 nominations including: Best Cinematography

Miami International Film Festival

2009 | Winner: Grand Jury Prize (World Competition)

2009 | Special Mention: Best Actor - World Competition

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