Films and Series

Gatto cenerentola

Cinderella The Cat (Gatto Cenerentola)

Directed by:  Alessandro Rak, Ivan Cappiello, Marino Guarnieri, Dario Sansone, produced by: RAI, Italy, 1.26′, film 2017, Rights: World. A slick Sci-fi adult animated feature film, set in a futuristic Naples. Cenerentola struggles to escape the shadow and evil schemes of her stepmother and six step sisters who all live aboard the Megaride, a ship…

Young Montalbano (Il giovane Montalbano)

Directed by: Gianluca Maria Tavarelli, Written by: Andrea Camilleri and Francesco Bruni, RAI Fiction/Palomar, Italy, 2 Seasons, 12×120′, 2012, broadcast on BBC four 2016 and available on Home Video in the UK distributed by Acorn Media UK.

Inspector Montalbano (Il commissario Montalbano)

Directed by:  Alberto Sironi, Written by: Andrea Camilleri, RAI, Italy, 11 Seasons 30×100′, 1999-2017, 
broadcast on BBC four and available on Home Video in the UK distributed by Acorn Media UK.

Inspector Nardone ( Commissario Nardone)

Directed by: Fabrizio Costa,Writers: Gianni Cardillo, Marcello Olivieri, Andrea Purgatori, Vincenzo Scuccimarra, Produced by: RAI, Italy, 12×100, 2012, Available on home video from Arrow Films.

Inspector De Luca ( Commissario de Luca)

Directed by: Antonio Frazzi  Written by: Francesco Bruni, Marianna Cappi, Leonardo Marini, Carlo Lucarelli, Produced by: RAI, Italy, 4×110, 2008, Broadcast on BBC Four 2014, Home video available from Arrow Films UK

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As the Rai Com UK business development agent we annually invite and accompany potential buyers to the annual Rai screenings which are usually held in Italy in April. If you are interested in knowing more about the Rai library you can register for free on their website to view their large archive.

The Rai catalogue contains some of the best of Italian film making of the 20th century, and exciting contemporary television.

What we have done:

  • Placing the police series Inspector Montalbano, Young Montalbano and Inspector De Luca on BBC Four
  • Inspector Nardone to True Movies 2
  • Amazing History licensed to Teachers TV formerly the channel of the Department of Education.
  • Homevideo releases of Inspector Montalbano, Inspector Nardone and Inspector De Luca.

Categories include:
– Fiction, Period Drama, Contemporary Drama, Comedy, Crime. Feature films; including the Italian International film library (iif) and classics such as Octopus, Pinocchio, Quo vadis? Sandokan, Treasure Island, Marco Polo, Mussolini and I. Peplum (i.e. Sword and Sandal) With titles from directors such as Federico Fellini, Andreij Tarkovskij, Lina Wertmüller, Luchino Visconti and many more;
– Documentaries about Italian personalities such as; Claudia Cardinale, Rudolph Valentino, Totò, Marcello Mastroianni, Pier Paolo Pasolini, Federico Fellini, Sophia Loren, Roberto Benigni and Bernando Bertolucci. Furthermore documentaries on art, music, history, fashion, religion, factual, and nature.
Quality animation for pre-school, kids and tween audiences.

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