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3.4
169 Ratings

Welcome to the South

Benvenuti al sud

Directed by Luca Miniero
Italy, 2010
Comedy

Synopsis

The film is an acknowledged remake of a French movie, Bienvenue chez les Ch’tis, which told the story of a southern postal employee unhappily transferred to the north but in an Italian context, and with a self-pitying northern hero dispatched to the Mezzogiorno.

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Welcome to the South Directed by Luca Miniero

Awards & Festivals

European Film Awards

2011 | Nominee: Audience Award

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists

2011 | 2 wins including: Antica Fratta Award

2011 | 5 nominations including: Best Actress

David di Donatello Awards

2011 | Winner: Best Supporting Actress

2011 | 9 nominations including: Best Film

Golden Globes (Italy)

2011 | Nominee: Best Comedy

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