Romeo and Juliet
Year: 2013
Format: Miniseries 2x100' and TV Movie 1x120'
Genre: Drama
Language: English
Master: HD
Co-production: LuxVide, RTI, Beta Film, Telecinco Cinema
Romeo and Juliet

Lux Vide's remake of the most famous love story of all times offers a new fascinating symbolic approach to the two young lovers' tragedy.

Romeo Montague and Juliet Capulet do not live in Verona but in the mountains of Northern Italy in a not defined period of the Middle Ages:  the setup and the age we chose are much harsher than the ones imagined by William Shakespeare. A colder climate and a time of darkness make their contrasted love story even more dramatic. The whiteness of the snow is a violent contrast with Mercutio's and Tybalt's red blood.
The feelings of hate and love take on the contours of an eternal drama carved in rock.


Alessandra Mastronardi
Martiño Rivas
Ken Duken
Hary Prinz
Elena Sofia Ricci
Sandra Ceccarelli

Directed by: Riccardo Donna
Editing: Alessio Doglione
Dir. of Photography: Armando Buttafava Bonalloggi
Screenplay: Lea Tafuri, Riccardo Donna
Original Music by: Andrea Guerra