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Il Sud è Niente

Il Sud è Niente

Fabio Mollo

Italy, France | 2013 | Genre: Drama, Family | first feature film | running time: 90’

"Visually striking."
Deborah Young - The Hollywood Reporter

festivals & awards

Discovery, Toronto International Film Festival 2013


Grazia is 17 and lives in a small town in the South of Italy. Her brother Pietro disappeared years ago; she was told he was dead and her father never wanted to talk about it. One night, after a fight, Grazia enters into the sea and sees a human figure, in which she recognises her brother. That night she decides to search for him, breaking the rule of silence to which her father has always obeyed.


Il Sud è Niente
original title

Il Sud è Niente


Drama, Family


Italy, France

running time


produced by

B24 film - Italy

in co-production with

Madakai - France

directed by

Fabio Mollo

written by

Fabio Mollo, Josella Porto


Doc & Film International

Grazia has no real prospects in life, but beneath her inscrutable expression she harbours a deep longing for her missing brother, Pietro.
TFL Programmes

FrameWork 2010

TFL Awards

Production Award
€ 100.000

Fabio Mollo

Scriptwriter, Film Director

Jean Denis Le Dinahet

Scriptwriter, Production