Lamerica (1994)

01/01/1994 (US) Drama 1h 56m

Overview

Fiore, an Italian conman, arrives in post Communist Albania with Gino, his young apprentice, to set up a shoe factory that will never open. The con requires a native Albanian, so they designate Spiro, an impoverished and confused former political prisoner as chairman of the board. When Fiore returns to Italy to get government funds for the project, Spiro unexpectedly disappears and Gino sets out on a journey to find him. The search leads him to discover Spiro's tragic personal history and witness Albanian poverty firsthand.

  1. Gianni Amelio

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Andrea Porporati

    Screenplay

  3. Alessandro Sermoneta

    Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Enrico Lo Verso

    Enrico Lo Verso

    Gino

  2. Michele Placido

    Michele Placido

    Fiore

  3. Piro Milkani

    Piro Milkani

    Selimi

  4. Carmelo Di Mazzarelli

    Spiro

  5. Elida Janushi

    Elida Janushi

    Selimi's Cousin

  6. Besim Kurti

    Interrogator

  7. Marjeta Ljarja

    Marjeta Ljarja

    Factory's Manager

Full Cast & Crew

Lamerica
Lamerica

Status Released

Original Language Italian

Budget -

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