A staggering insight into the casualties of war and the people who live with these tragedies on a daily basis.
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Filmed over three years on the borders between Iraq, Kurdistan, Syria and Lebanon, Notturno captures the everyday life that lies behind the continuing tragedy of civil wars, ferocious dictatorships, foreign invasions and the murderous apocalypse of ISIS. Gianfranco Rosi (SACRO GRA, Venice Golden Lion Winner, FIRE AT SEA, Berlin Golden Bear winner and Oscar® nominee) constructs a sublime cinematic journey through the region finding peace and light within the chaos and despair in the aftermath of war. A mosaic of intimate moments and luminous images, Notturno is a profound and urgent cinematic achievement, from a master of the documentary form.
Documentary, War, Greg's List, Awards Season
Doug Jamieson, The Jam Report
Shot over the course of three years across Iraq, Syria, Lebanon, and Kurdistan by Italian filmmaker Gianfranco Rosi, Notturno captures the devastating impact of years of warfare on this region’s locals, particularly its innocent children. The documentary is loaded with necessarily dark subject ...
Laemmle Virtual Cinema 1.22.21 - 3.18.21