Il Cielo Cade (1999)

Cielo Cade
Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating N/A
Runtime 1hr 34mins.
Genres Drama, Adaptation, Period
Keywords N/A
Status Released
US Release Date
  • 'Shadow' Cast Over Fort Lauderdale
    By: Kit Bowen Jul 31, 2001

    HOLLYWOOD, Nov. 14, 2000 -- With the closing night award ceremonies Sunday, the 15th Annual Fort Lauderdale Int'l Film Festival ended with an impressive slate of features, documentaries and short films. The festival, from Oct. 16-Nov. 12, saw attendance total 54,000 during the 28-day run. The sold-out Opening Night event Nov. 3 started with a conversation with indie filmmaker John Waters, followed by the U.S. premiere of "Il Cielo Cade (The Sky Is Falling)," directed by Antonio and Andrea Frazzi

Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Paolo Giacomo Marino Assistant Director n/a 163 5000001
Lorenza Mazzetti Source Material (from novel) n/a 120793 4000002
Suso Cecchi D'Amico Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Vittorio Noia Producer n/a 3 3000002
Franco Di Giacomo Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
Amedeo Salfa Editor n/a 172 7000001
Riccardo Palmieri Sound n/a 120816 14000001
Carlo Diappi Costume Designer n/a 169 13000001
Mario Garbuglia Production Designer n/a 164 9000001
Luis Bacalov Music n/a 120781 8000001
Carlo M Cucchi Producer n/a 3 3000001
Antonio Frazzi Director n/a 2 2000002
Luciano Virgilio Actor Arthur 1 1000005
Gianna Giachetti Actor Elsa 1 1000004
Barbara Enrichi Actor Rosa 1 1000003
Jeroen Krabbe Actor Wilhelm 1 1000002
Elena Sofonova Actor Maya 1 1000006
Paul Brooks Actor Mr Pit 1 1000007
Andrea Frazzi Director n/a 2 2000001
Lara Campoli Actor Baby 1 1000009
Veronica Niccolai Actor Penny 1 1000008
Isabella Rossellini Actor Katchen 1 1000001
In 1944, recently orphaned sisters Penny and Baby go to live with their Uncle Wilhelm, a Jewish intellectual, and his wife Katchen, in their Tuscan villa. As World War II engulfs the country, Nazi soldiers take up residency in the villa, but Wilhelm refuses to abandon his home for the safety of Switzerland, placing the entire family at risk.