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Salvo is hit man for a mafioso. While hunting down a man, he encounters his blind sister. She causes Salvo to question himself and his existence.

Script&Pitch 2007
Main info

Title: Salvo
Year: 2013
Directed by: Fabio Grassadonia, Antonio Piazza
Premiere & awards: Cannes International Film Festival 2013, Critics' Week, Nespresso Grand Prize
Produced by: Cristaldi Pictures - Italy Acaba Produzioni - Italy
In co-production with: Mact Productions - France, Cité Films - France
Countries: Italy, France


A henchman for the Sicilian Mafia, Salvo is solitary, cold and ruthless. When he sneaks into a house to eliminate someone from a rival Mafia clan, he discovers Rita, a young blind girl who powerlessly stands by while her brother is assassinated. When Salvo decides to spare her life, something extraordinary happens. From then on, these two beings - both haunted by the world they belong to - are linked together forever.

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Title: Salvo

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