Tempesta


1h 37m 2006

Brief Synopsis

American art appraiser, Patrick Donovan, is sent to Venice to authenticate three classical paintings belonging to the famous Galleria dell' Accademia. Arriving during heavy rains, he finds the Galleria besieged by floods and closed to the public. With the floodwaters rapidly rising, he examines two

Film Details

Release Date
2006
Production Company
Baker Street Media Finance; Take Partnerships; The Kasander Film Company
Distribution Company
Jrc

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 37m

Synopsis

American art appraiser, Patrick Donovan, is sent to Venice to authenticate three classical paintings belonging to the famous Galleria dell' Accademia. Arriving during heavy rains, he finds the Galleria besieged by floods and closed to the public. With the floodwaters rapidly rising, he examines two Bellinis and confirms that they are indeed authentic but before he can get to Giorgione's The Tempest, it is stolen in a violent attack which leaves Donovan and Chiara, the beautiful daughter of the director of the Galleria, injured. Police and media interest is high and Donovan unwittingly finds himself at the centre of the investigation into the disappearance of the priceless masterpiece.

Film Details

Release Date
2006
Production Company
Baker Street Media Finance; Take Partnerships; The Kasander Film Company
Distribution Company
Jrc

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 37m

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Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States January 2006

Shown at Palm Springs International Film Festival (World Cinema Now) January 5-16, 2006.

Based on the novel "La Tempestad" written by Juan Manuel de Prada; published by Planeta September, 1998.

Released in United States January 2006 (Shown at Palm Springs International Film Festival (World Cinema Now) January 5-16, 2006.)