Twenty-year-old Max is the son of a sailor and lives in a boarding school for children of seamen and immigrants. During the holiday, when most of the children go back home, he stays there with a small group of fellow students
Ours is a Country of Words begins at an undetermined moment in the future, when the dream of the Palestinian refugees to go back to Palestine becomes reality. The film treads a thin line between fiction and documentary, dream and reality.
Calabria, 1948. Salvatore Granata has to leave Italy for a job as a coalminer in Belgium. Struggling to adapt to his new home, his spirited 10-year-old son Rocco starts doing what he does best: playing music.