Beyond the Border: the story of Ettore Castiglioni

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Image from the film Beyond the border, the story of Ettore Castiglioni

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From hundreds of entries submitted to the Festival, join us for the film screening of Beyond the border the story of Ettore Castiglioni.

A journey suspended between past and present, Beyond the Border tells the story of the remarkable mountaineer Ettore Castiglioni who abandoned his career as a lieutenant in the military to escort refugees and Jews safely from Italy to Switzerland during World War II.

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Image from the film Beyond the border, the story of Ettore Castiglioni

Beyond the border, the story of Ettore Castiglioni

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A journey suspended between past and present, Beyond the Border tells the story of the remarkable mountaineer Ettore Castiglioni who abandoned his career as a lieutenant in the military to escort refugees and Jews safely from Italy to Switzerland during World War II.

*in person attendance

Year: 
2017
Country: 
Switzerland
Director: 
Andrea Azzetti* and Federico Massa*
Producer: 
Giuliano Torghele
Federico Massa*
Villi Hermann
Production Company: 
GIUMA
Gooliver
Imago Film Lugano