Oscar Submission (Italy). ‘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 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. Included Bonus Content: An interview with the director and Alejandro González Iñárritu available only through Virtual Cinema platforms! (Directed by Gianfranco Rosi (Iraq| NR | 100 min | Documentary / 2020)

Festivals/Awards: Venice Film Festival 2020-Winner Arca CinemaGiovani Award, Capri, Hollywood 2020- Winner Capri European Film Award

"The cinematography is sublime, but the beautiful imagery doesn't mask the terror of Rosi's subject matter.." — Chicago Reader

“Rosi's genuine desire to understand the psychological reality of the region is not only morally admirable, it is artistically astonishing.” — Globe and Mail 

“Rosi's film shows us a land and a people caught in a state of permanent sunset.”— Daily Telegraph (UK)