Placido Rizzotto (2001)

Placido Rizzotto
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating N/A
Runtime 1hr 48mins.
Genres Drama, Crime, Thriller, Period
Keywords mafia
Status Released
US Release Date
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Marcello Mazzarella Actor Placido Rizzotto 1 1000001
Vincenzo Albanese Actor Lo Sciancato 1 1000002
Carmelo Di Mazzarelli Actor Carmelo Rizzotto 1 1000003
Gioia Spaziani Actor Lia 1 1000004
Arturo Todaro Actor Captain Della Chiesa 1 1000005
Biagio Barone Actor Pasquale Criscione 1 1000006
Franco Catalano Actor Giovanni Pasqua 1 1000007
Pasquale Scimeca Director n/a 2 2000001
Pasquale Scimeca Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Filippo Orobello Assistant Director n/a 163 5000001
Maurizio Quagliana Assistant Director n/a 163 5000002
Pasquale Mari Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
Babak Karimi Editor n/a 172 7000001
Luisa Taravella Production Designer n/a 164 9000001
Grazia Colombini Costume Designer n/a 169 13000001
Marco Grillo Sound n/a 120816 14000001
At the end of World War II, Placido Rizzotto returns to his Sicilian village to discover a new Mafia chief has taken over, unfairly appropriating land and allocating jobs. Placido becomes leader of a local trade union and attempts to rally the villagers against the Mafia, but his struggle is destined to end in martyrdom.