Fiume o morte!Expected delivery: End of 2021
- Documentary Film
- Croatia, France, Slovenia
In 1919, the provincial town of Rijeka was taken by a storm: received with ovations but followed by soldiers, Gabriele D’Annunzio, an extravagant Italian poet and public figure, declared the city as his own. A peculiar sixteen-month period followed before “the Prophet” that he proclaimed himself to be was exiled to Italy after bloodshed. A century later, Rijeka has completely forgotten the event. What will happen when D’Annunzio’s social and political experiment is brought to the spotlight once again?