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Fortuna (2018)

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Fortuna, a 14-year-old Ethiopian girl, has had no news of her parents since arriving in Lampedusa, Italy. Together with other refugees, she is given shelter for the winter in a Swiss ... See full summary »

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Germinal Roaux

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Germinal Roaux (screenplay)
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Cast overview:
Kidist Siyum ... Fortuna (as Kidist Siyum Beza)
Bruno Ganz ... Brother Jean
Patrick d'Assumçao Patrick d'Assumçao ... Mr. Blanchet
Yoann Blanc Yoann Blanc ... Brother Luc
Stéphane Bissot ... Barbara
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Fortuna, a 14-year-old Ethiopian girl, has had no news of her parents since arriving in Lampedusa, Italy. Together with other refugees, she is given shelter for the winter in a Swiss catholic hospice at an altitude of over 2000 meters. While they wait for their fate to be decided by the Swiss authorities, Fortuna meets Kabir, a 26-year-old African refugee, and falls desperately in love. Their relationship develops in secret, till the day Kabir disappears.

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Drama | Romance

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Country:

Switzerland | Belgium

Language:

French | Amharic

Release Date:

19 September 2018 (France) See more »

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1.33 : 1
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