IMDb > The Girl by the Lake (2007)
La ragazza del lago
Quicklinks
Top Links
trailers and videosfull cast and crewtriviaofficial sitesmemorable quotes
Overview
main detailscombined detailsfull cast and crewcompany credits
Awards & Reviews
user reviewsexternal reviewsawardsuser ratingsparents guidemessage board
Plot & Quotes
plot summarysynopsisplot keywordsmemorable quotes
Did You Know?
triviagoofssoundtrack listingcrazy creditsalternate versionsmovie connectionsFAQ
Other Info
box office/businessrelease datesfilming locationstechnical specsliterature listingsNewsDesk
Promotional
taglines trailers and videos posters photo gallery
External Links
showtimesofficial sitesmiscellaneousphotographssound clipsvideo clips

The Girl by the Lake (2007) More at IMDbPro »La ragazza del lago (original title)

Photos (See all 2 | slideshow) Videos
The Girl by the Lake -- The body of a young woman is found in a small and quiet town in North Italy. A detective from the nearby main city is called to solve the mystery.

Overview

User Rating:
6.6/10   2,368 votes »
Your Rating:
Saving vote...
Deleting vote...
/10   (delete | history)
Sorry, there was a problem
MOVIEmeter: ?
Down 41% in popularity this week. See why on IMDbPro.
Director:
Writers:
Karin Fossum (novel)
Sandro Petraglia (screenplay)
(more)
Contact:
View company contact information for The Girl by the Lake on IMDbPro.
Release Date:
14 September 2007 (Italy) See more »
Genre:
Plot:
The body of a young woman is found in a small and quiet town in North Italy. A detective from the nearby main city is called to solve the mystery. Full summary » | Full synopsis »
Plot Keywords:
Awards:
22 wins & 15 nominations See more »
User Reviews:
outdoor takes See more (21 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order) (complete, awaiting verification)

Toni Servillo ... Commissario Sanzio
Denis Fasolo ... Roberto
Nello Mascia ... Alfredo
Giulia Michelini ... Francesca
Marco Baliani ... Nadal
Fausto Maria Sciarappa ... Ispettore Lorenzo Siboldi
Franco Ravera ... Mario
Sara D'Amario ... Dott.ssa Giani
Heidi Caldart ... Silvia Nadal

Alessia Piovan ... Anna Nadal
Nicole Perrone ... Marta

Anna Bonaiuto ... Moglie di Sanzio
Omero Antonutti ... Padre di Mario

Fabrizio Gifuni ... Corrado Canali

Valeria Golino ... Chiara Canali
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Augusto Balliana ... Fotografo scientifica
Enrico Cavallero ... Allenatore
Sandra Cosatto ... Madre di Roberto
Daniele Griggio ... Medico legale
Maria Sole Mansutti ... Madre di Marta
Marzia Postagna ... Zia di Marta
Giuliano Zannier ... Carlo

Directed by
Andrea Molaioli 
 
Writing credits
Karin Fossum (novel)

Sandro Petraglia (screenplay)

Ludovica Rampoldi (screenplay collaboration)

Produced by
Carlotta Calori .... executive producer
Francesca Cima .... producer
Chiara Cordaro .... executive producer
Nicola Giuliano .... producer
Lara Lucchetta .... executive producer
 
Original Music by
Teho Teardo 
 
Cinematography by
Ramiro Civita 
 
Film Editing by
Giogiò Franchini 
 
Casting by
Anna Maria Sambucco 
 
Production Design by
Alessandra Mura 
 
Costume Design by
Jessica Zambelli 
 
Makeup Department
Aldina Governatori .... hair stylist
Fernanda Perez .... makeup artist (as Fernanda Lucia Perez)
 
Production Management
Gennaro Marchitelli .... production manager
Viola Prestieri .... production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Loredana Conte .... assistant director
Ciro Scognamiglio .... second assistant director
 
Art Department
Michelangelo Barbieri .... assistant propman
Fabio Braida .... propman
Cristina Del Zotto .... second assistant production designer
Cristian Marchetti .... property master
Amenah Mohamed Nabil .... assistant production designer
Marco Savino .... props
 
Sound Department
Gianluca Basili .... sound effects editor
Sergio Basili .... foley artist
Alessandro Molaioli .... boom operator b
Silvia Moraes .... sound editor
Alessandro Palmerini .... boom operator
Angelo Raguseo .... sound re-recording mixer
Antonio Tirinelli .... sound effects editor
Alessandro Zanon .... sound
 
Visual Effects by
Stefano Camberini .... digital intermediate
Marina Di Patrizi .... film recording
Simone Fontana .... digital intermediate
Stefano Marinoni .... visual effects supervisor
Federica Nisi .... visual effects coordinator
Pablo Mariano Picabea .... film recording
Paola Trisoglio .... visual effects producer
Paolo Verrucci .... digital mastering colorist
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Federico Angelucci .... assistant camera
Flavio Bettin .... electrician
Alessia Bulgari .... still photographer
Ramiro Civita .... camera operator
Federico Conte .... chief electrician
Claudio Conti .... grip
Roberto De Paolis .... still photographer
Luca De Santis .... electrician
Massimo Dechellis .... electrician (as Massimo De Chellis)
Marco Francescon .... generator operator
Paolo Jacob .... still photographer
Walter Mazzaroli .... electrician
Giancarlo Mereschini .... grip (as Giancarlo Moreschini)
Roberto Moreschini .... key grip
Matteo Ortolani .... camera loader
Matteo Ortolani .... second assistant camera
Emilio Quinzi .... grip
Alessandro Russo .... grip (as Sandro Russo)
Davide Sondelli .... steadicam operator
Deborah Vrizzi .... video assist (as Debora Vrizzi)
 
Casting Department
Gabriella Giannattasio .... casting assistant
Antonella Perrucci .... additional casting
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Giuseppina Lazazzara .... sewer
Roberta Nicodemo .... assistant costume designer
 
Editorial Department
Mascia Calamandrei .... assistant editor
Elide Camberini .... color timer
Pasquale Cuzzupoli .... post-production supervisor
Fabio Filoni .... digital media coordinator
Matteo Gherardini .... second assistant editor
Ignazio Giovacchini .... post-production coordinator (as Ignazio Umberto Giovacchini)
Stefano Giovannini .... film lab coordinator
Aline Hervé .... assistant editor
Fiorenza Muller .... assistant editor
Filippo Pichi .... post-production coordinator
Giovanna Ritter .... assistant editor
Bino Salis .... digital film supervisor
 
Music Department
Martina Bertoni .... musician: cello
Lina Cardillo .... music administrator
Lucia Clonfero .... musician: violin
Anna Collabolletta .... music coordinator
Giuditta Cossio .... musician: harp
Remy Dault .... musician: viola
Eric Friedlander .... musician: cello (as Erik Friedlander)
Lee Leibowitz .... musician: double bass (as Lee Leibowiz)
Diego Nardini .... musician: violin
Giacomo Orsi .... musician: violin
Susan Rosenthal .... musician: viola
Teho Teardo .... musician: guitars, piano, bass, programming
 
Transportation Department
Massimiliano Cedroni .... driver
Marco Di Folco .... driver: camper
 
Other crew
Rossella Aterrano .... accountant
Cinzia Castania .... continuity
Lora Del Monte .... production secretary (as Loreta Del Monte)
Giuseppe Di Gangi .... assistant unit manager
Patrizia Di Lenardo .... location manager: Friuli Venezia Giulia
Maria Teresa Favia .... assistant production secretary
Francesco Imposimato .... production assistant
Tanja Lunardelli .... assistant production secretary
Elis Pantarotto .... production secretary
Paola Pegoraro .... production coordinator
Sandra Polito .... assistant production secretary
Lorenzo Rossi Espagnet .... assistant production secretary
Daniela Staffa .... press agent
Anna Tramontano .... accountant
Elena Tramontano .... accountant
Massimiliano Tramontano .... accountant
Gabriella Ziraldo .... assistant production secretary
 
Thanks
Saverio Anzelutti .... thanks
Silvia Arpinelli .... thanks
Sabrina Baracetti .... thanks
Angelo Barbagallo .... thanks
Massimo Barillari .... thanks
Giovanni Belmonte .... thanks
Antonio Bernardi .... thanks
Thomas Bertacche .... thanks
Franco Biffoni .... thanks
Walter Bonatti .... thanks
Roberto Camba .... thanks
Mirella Campagnolo .... thanks
Paolo Caramella .... thanks
Valerio Caroselli .... thanks
Sandro Ceccotti .... thanks
Giuseppe Cher .... thanks
Gianluca Cima .... thanks
Mario Cisillino .... thanks
Pier Francesco Citriniti .... thanks
Angelo Curti .... thanks
Stefano d'Avella .... thanks
Giovanni D'Avino .... thanks
Spina Davide .... thanks
Monika De Agostani .... thanks
Alessio De Chellis .... thanks
Tiziana De Mario .... thanks
Valerio De Paolis .... thanks
Ezio De Toni .... thanks
Carmen Delise .... thanks
Crisilde Dominici .... thanks
Aida Fabro .... thanks
Mario Faidiga .... thanks
Maurizio Ferrara .... thanks
Lino Fiorito .... thanks
Gennaro Formisano .... thanks
Sabina Francescatto .... thanks
Claudia Ianich .... thanks
Francesco Imposimato .... thanks
Sanità Infante .... thanks
Elgar Keller .... thanks
Anna Lenisa .... thanks
Narciso Levan .... thanks
Marta Maffucci .... thanks
Gianna Malisani .... thanks
Giampiero Manea .... thanks
Angelo Marchesani .... thanks
Stefano Meloni .... thanks
Alessandro Miconi .... thanks
Nanni Moretti .... thanks
Gianni Pace .... thanks
Giuseppe Padulano .... thanks
Roberto Pegoraro .... thanks
Orazio Pellizzari .... thanks
Nadia Picco .... thanks
Francesco Piccolo .... thanks
Stefano Pizzolitto .... thanks
Federico Poillucci .... thanks
Guendalina Ponti .... thanks
Giuliana Pugnetti .... thanks
Luca Simonaggi .... thanks
Paolo Sorrentino .... thanks
Kiko Stella .... thanks
Maria Pia Tamburini .... thanks
Donatella Zaccaro .... thanks
Luigi Zilli .... thanks
 
Crew believed to be complete


Production CompaniesDistributorsOther Companies

Additional Details

Also Known As:
"La ragazza del lago" - Italy (original title)
See more »
Runtime:
95 min
Country:
Language:
Color:
Aspect Ratio:
2.35 : 1 See more »
Certification:

Did You Know?

Goofs:
Continuity: When Roberto is running away from the police, first he runs on the left bank of the river. In the following shot he is running on the right bank, and then on the left bank again.See more »
Movie Connections:

FAQ

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.
3 out of 6 people found the following review useful.
outdoor takes, 2 June 2011
Author: arzewski from Pittsburgh

Nice movie, with many takes outdoors shot on location in the Friuli-Venezia-Giulia region. To add even more authenticity, some of the scenes that are indoors are inside a meeting room with large posters on the wall of what seems to be photographs of the great earthquake in Friuli of 1976, suggesting that the municipal building in where the characters meet is a building built or restored after that earthquake.

There are nice scenes of mountain stark scenery, with clean tree branches.

Yes, the main investigator speaks with an accent of southern Italy, but then, many in law enforcement are from the south of Italy, so to me, that added to the authenticity.

Was the above review useful to you?
See more (21 total) »

Message Boards

Discuss this movie with other users on IMDb message board for The Girl by the Lake (2007)
Recent Posts (updated daily)User
Horrible film. mikerinos2
Wrong plot synopsis **minor spoiler* lorenzo_marmo
Loved this film angelosdaughter
Very subtle film dbre
Wrong Genre? RonAltman
A Rare Gem avalonrock
See more »

Recommendations

If you enjoyed this title, our database also recommends:
- - - - -
The Constant Gardener So Sweet, So Dead The Cat o' Nine Tails The Secret in Their Eyes The Name of the Rose
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
Show more recommendations

Related Links

Full cast and crew Company credits External reviews
News articles IMDb Mystery section IMDb Italy section

You may report errors and omissions on this page to the IMDb database managers. They will be examined and if approved will be included in a future update. Clicking the 'Edit page' button will take you through a step-by-step process.