Fire at Sea (Blu-ray)

Directed by Gianfranco Rosi

Release Year: 2016
Running Time: 108
UPC: 7 38329 21369 5
Color Type: Color
Country: Italy, France
Language: Italian with English Subtitles
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Cast
Samuele Pucillo
Mattias Cucina
Pietro Bartolo

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Directed by Gianfranco Rosi

An Academy Award® nominee for Best Documentary Feature and the first nonfiction film to ever win the top prize at the Berlin International Film Festival, Fire at Sea takes place in Lampedusa, a remote Mediterranean island that has become a major entry point for refugees into Europe.


Blu-ray Extras Include:

Booklet essay by film historian Alberto Zambenedetti
Interview with director Gianfranco Rosi
Interview with Dr. Pietro Bartolo
NYFF Q&A with Gianfranco Rosi

"Five Stars – A masterly and moving look at the migrant crisis."

"Critics' Pick – Impressionistic and intensely absorbing."

"Deliberate storytelling that allows us to consider what documentary can do. It is urgent, imaginative and necessary filmmaking."

"The European migrant crisis has found its cinematic Pietà in Fire At Sea, Italian director Gianfranco Rosi's powerful, at times shocking but also intensely human documentary."

"Five Stars – Fire at Sea is a masterpiece not only of documentary filmmaking but of timely and abiding storytelling. The filmmaker/cinematographer is a master of light, bathing each image with meaning."

"Where journalism leaves off, Fire at Sea begins. It takes a unique documentary filmmaker like Gianfranco Rosi to capture the drama through the periscope of his camera focused on the small Sicilian island of Lampedusa."

  • Academy Award® Nominee – Best Documentary Feature

  • Winner, Golden Bear, 2016 Berlin International Film Festival 


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