The Purple Sea

The Purple Sea (2009)

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Nothing - not her father, not the church - can stop unruly Angela from being with her childhood best friend turned great love, Sara. Based on a true story, Viola di Mare, presents a uniquely engaging portrait of family, community and gender roles in a 19th century Italian village.

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    Directing Donatella Maiorca Director
    Editing Marco Spoletini Editor
    Writing Pina Mandolfo Story
    Writing Pina Mandolfo Screenplay
    Writing Mario Cristiani Screenplay
    Writing Donatella Maiorca Screenplay
    Writing Donatella Diamanti Screenplay
    Writing Giacomo Pilati Novel
    Sound Gianna Nannini Original Music Composer
    Sound Wil Malone Original Music Composer
    Production Silvia Natili Executive Producer
    Production Giovanna Emidi Executive Producer
    Production Giovanna Emidi Producer
    Production Silvia Natili Producer
    Production Maria Grazia Cucinotta Producer
    Production Giulio Violati Producer
    Camera Roberta Allegrini Director of Photography
    Sound Marco Grillo Sound
    Art Beatrice Scarpato Production Design
    Costume & Make-Up Lia Francesca Morandini Costume Design
    Costume & Make-Up Sabrina Beretta Costume Design
    Writing Giacomo Pilati Dialogue