Based on Roberto Saviano's Best-Selling Exposé of the Naples Mafia
Power, money and blood: these are the 'values' that the residents of the province of Naples and Caserta confront every day. They have practically no choice, and are forced to obey the rules of the 'System', the Camorra. Only a lucky few can even think of a leading a 'normal' life.
Five stories are woven together in this violent scenario, set in a cruel and ostensibly invented world, but one that is deeply rooted in reality.
Don Ciro is "il sottomarino". He pays the families of the prisoners that are affiliated with his clan, a clan that has the undisputed command of the territory. He is sharp, discreet and carries out his job without getting involved. But at a certain point the clan begins... More »
- Interview with director Matteo Garrone by David Stratton from ABC1's AT THE MOVIES
- Deleted Scenes
- 5 STORIES: a 60-minute making-of documentary
- Interview with author Roberto Saviano
- Cast interviews
- Theatrical trailer