About the film
The Sicilian Girl
Release Date: December 31, 2008
|Slogan||:||«What would drive a seventeen-year-old girl to betray her family? And if that family was the mafia?»|
|Production Companies||:||R&C Produzioni, Eurofilm, Roissy Films, RAI|
|Producers||:||Gianni Romoli, Pino Pellegrino, Tilde Corsi, Raphaël Berdugo, Simonetta Amenta|
|Writers||:||Sergio Donati, Gianni Romoli, Marco Amenta|
Inspired to a true story, on November 5th 1991, Rita Atria a young 17-year-old Sicilian girl, goes to see an anti-Mafia judge Paolo Borsellino to denounce the Mafia system that was responsible for the murder of her father and her brother. It is the first time that such a young woman from a Mafia family rebels and betrays the Mafia. From that moment on, Rita's days are numbered. She only has nine months to live...