6.5/10
233
2 user 4 critic

Chiamatemi Francesco - Il Papa della gente (2015)

The story of Pope Francis' life.

Director:

Daniele Luchetti

Writers:

Martín Salinas (screenplay), Daniele Luchetti (screenplay) | 1 more credit »
Reviews
1 win. See more awards »

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

Chiamatemi Francesco (TV Series 2016)
Biography | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

A segment of Father Jorge Bergoglio's journey to papecy in a country torn apart by Argentine military dictator Jorge Rafael Videla.

Stars: Rodrigo De la Serna, Mercedes Morán, Muriel Santa Ana
Biography | Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

A look at the life of Jorge Mario Bergoglio, form his early childhood days in Argentina to his becoming Pope Francis.

Director: Beda Docampo Feijóo
Stars: Darío Grandinetti, Silvia Abascal, Anabella Agostini
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Claudio, a construction worker, works on a site in the suburbs of Rome. He is madly in love with his wife who is pregnant with their third child. However, when he finds the remains of an ... See full summary »

Director: Daniele Luchetti
Stars: Elio Germano, Raoul Bova, Isabella Ragonese
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

The story takes place in the italian city of Turin. A roman boy loses his mind for a cancer-sick girl. He will do everything as possible to make her fall in love with him and save her life.

Director: Giacomo Campiotti
Stars: Filippo Scicchitano, Aurora Ruffino, Gaia Weiss
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Rodrigo De la Serna ... Jorge Mario Bergoglio
Sergio Hernández Sergio Hernández ... Papa Francesco anziano
Alex Brendemühl ... Franz Jalics (as Àlex Brendemühl)
Mercedes Morán ... Esther Bellestrino
Muriel Santa Ana ... Alicia Oliveira
Pompeyo Audivert ... Monsignor Angelelli
José Ángel Egido ... Velez
Andres Gil Andres Gil ... Padre Pedro
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Leah Allers
Paula Baldini Paula Baldini ... Gabriela
Cuyle Carvin
Claudio De Davide Claudio De Davide ... Cardinale Tarcisio Bertone
Marco Di Tieri ... Quique (Rifugiato)
Maximilian Dirr ... Giovane Prete
José Eduardo José Eduardo
Edit

Storyline

A biopic of the rise of father Jorge Mario Bergoglio SJ from a teacher in a Jesuit High School in Argentina to archbishop and cardinal of Buenos Aires to Pope of the Roman Catholic Church. The story touches on his relation with his fellow Jesuits in Argentina and Europe, to his relation with laureate writer Jorge Luis Borges, Argentine dictator Jorge Rafael Videla, and archbishops Laghi (nuncio to Argentina) and Quarracino (cardinal of Buenos Aires), up to the moment where he is elected Pope in 2013. Written by rsnunez@gmail.com

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Biography

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Italy

Language:

Spanish | Italian

Release Date:

3 December 2015 (Italy) See more »

Also Known As:

Call Me Francesco See more »

Filming Locations:

Argentina See more »

Edit

Box Office

Budget:

$15,000,000 (estimated)
See more on IMDbPro »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (director's cut)

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

This project took 16 weeks of filming and involved more than 3000 extras to tell 52 years of life of Pope Francis, from 1961 to 2013, the year of his election. See more »

Alternate Versions

The film was shown as a 2 part mini series after release in theaters. See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Accurate portrayal of Fr. Jorgé Bergoglio
16 February 2017 | by lamapaenitensSee all my reviews

This follows many events of Fr Jorgé in his time from entering the seminary to his election as head of the Roman Catholic Church. What I saw that really impressed me was the growth of the man throughout his life. It was mainly a growth in his ability to have empathy for people, particularly the marginalized and the families of missing persons. He learns how to love and give of himself and to not think of himself so much. He began to see the role of the Church as a promoter of social justice.

I found the acting and cinematography excellent. The movie is in Spanish but after a few minutes I wasn't aware of them any more.


4 of 4 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 2 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

IMDb Freedive: Watch Movies and TV Series for Free

Watch Hollywood hits and TV favorites for free with IMDb Freedive. Start streaming on IMDb and Fire TV devices today!

Start watching

Stream Popular Action and Adventure Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular action and adventure titles available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed