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A film by:

Giuseppe Piccioni, Gualtiero Rosella, Annick Emdin


2022  | Drama | Runtime: 125 Minutes | Italy Language: Italian with English Subtitles

Cast: Riccardo Scamarcio, Benedetta Porcaroli, Valeria Bilello

Set in the picturesque, provincial town of Ascoli Piceno in central Italy, The Shadow of the Day is a dramatic and gripping love story set in the late 1930s. Luciano, a wounded World War I veteran and a sympathizer with fascism, runs a classy restaurant overlooking the town’s ancient square. His life is turned upside down when a young Jewish girl walks into his restaurant looking for work.

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