Stelvio showcase an extraordinary place: The Stelvio Pass. 72min or 52min original Italian version with English, French or German subtitles available
A documentary film that uses high production values to showcase an extraordinary place in the heart of Europe: The Stelvio Pass.
Here, at 3,000 meters above sea-level in the middle of the Italian Alps, one finds an imposing natural treasure where the present meets the past
and the visitor discovers a breath-taking landscape and mountain sports experience.
But people once battled here not just for sporting reasons: 100 years ago the Stelvio Pass was the highest and coldest battlefield of WWI.
Objects from that cruel war are still found in the snow by people like Mario, who collects war remains in his spare time.
Through Mario’s story and other characters this documentary film enables us to discover the unexpected power and magic of a fascinating alpine microcosm.
Internationales Filmfestival Karlovy Vary
Cast and Crew
Director Alessandro Melazzini (Alessandro Melazzini)