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Le quattro volte

Director : Michelangelo Frammartino
Production year : 2010
Nationality : Italy

An old shepherd lives his last days in a quiet medieval village perched high on the hills of Calabria, at the southernmost tip of Italy. He herds goats under skies that most villagers have deserted long ago. He is sick, and believes to find his medicine in the dust he collects on the church floor, which he drinks in his water every day. A new goat kid is born. We follow its first few tentative steps, its first games, until it gains strength and goes to pasture. Nearby, a majestic fir tree stirs in the mountain breeze and slowly changes through the seasons. Le quattro volte is a poetic vision of the revolving cycles of life and nature and the unbroken traditions of a timeless place. The story of one soul that moves through four successive lives.

Le quattro volte
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Release Dates

Country Release date Local title
Czech Republic 2014/10/07 Čtyřikrát
Slovak Republic 2014/06/05 Štyrikrát
Hungary 2011/12/29 Az élet négyszer
Austria 2011/09/16 Vier Leben
Spain 2011/08/19 Le quattro volte
Germany 2011/06/30 Vier Leben
Slovenia 2011/06/13 Štirikrat
United Kingdom 2011/05/27 Le Quattro Volte
Ireland 2011/05/27 The Four Times
Portugal 2011/04/28 As Quatro Voltas
Norway 2011/04/15 Landsbyen på toppen av fjellet
Denmark 2011/03/17 Le quattro volte
Poland 2011/02/18 Frammartino
Belgium 2011/01/19 Le quattro volte
Switzerland 2011/01/12 Le quattro volte
France 2010/12/29 Le quattro volte
Netherlands 2010/12/23 Le quattro volte
Croatia 2010/12/12 Le quattro volte
Italy 2010/05/28 Le quattro volte
Greece Oi tesseris fores

Circulation of the film in the network until 2017

360 Number of cinemas
37 Number of countries

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