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Depicts various periods in the life of the saint: youth and the first conversion in 1206, the process that inflicts his father, the birth of the historical nucleus of Fraternitas and the ... See full summary »

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Liliana Cavani

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Liliana Cavani (story), Mario Falcone (story) | 6 more credits »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Mateusz Kosciukiewicz ... Francesco
Sara Serraiocco ... Chiara
Vinicio Marchioni ... Elia
Rutger Hauer ... Padre di Francesco
Giselda Volodi ... Madre di Francesco
Benjamin Sadler ... Ugolino
Michael Schermi ... Leone
Niccolò Senni ... Ruffino
Mattia Sbragia ... Pelagio
Fabio Bussotti Fabio Bussotti ... Silvestro
Tiziana Bagatella ... Madre di Chiara
Angela Curri Angela Curri ... Agnese
Giulio Pampiglione Giulio Pampiglione ... Consigliere Pandolfini
Mehdi Moinzadeh Mehdi Moinzadeh ... Sultano Al Malik Al kamil
Ludwig Blochberger ... Papa Innocenzo III
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Depicts various periods in the life of the saint: youth and the first conversion in 1206, the process that inflicts his father, the birth of the historical nucleus of Fraternitas and the departure for the Holy Land up to the writing of rules and death , addressing the problem of the legacy of his message in the different interpretation that Chiara and Elia will give it. Written by Ulf Kjell Gür

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Country:

Italy | Germany

Language:

English

Release Date:

8 December 2014 (Italy) See more »

Also Known As:

Sein Name war Franziskus See more »

Filming Locations:

Spoleto, Perugia, Umbria, Italy See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(2 parts)

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
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Director Liliana Cavani had previously filmed the Francis of Assissi story in 1966 and 1989. See more »

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