The First King
November 8 - 9, 2019
In this two-fisted epic, a prophecy foretells that one of two shepherd brothers, Romulus and Remus, will found the Roman empire-and kill the other.
In 800 B.C., a prophecy foretells that one of two shepherd brothers, Romulus and Remus, will build a world-spanning empire-but the other will die at his hand. In this two-fisted loincloth-and-swordfight epic (featuring dialogue in a painstakingly researched authentic early Italian dialect), find out which one goes on to found Rome.
- Original Language Title: Il Primo Re
- Director: Matteo Rovere
- Principal Cast: Alessandro Borghi, Alessio Lapice, Tania Garribba, Fabrizio Rongione
- Country: Italy, Belgium
- Year: 2018
- Running Time: 127 minutes
- Producer: Andrea Paris, Matteo Rovere
- Screenplay: Filippo Gravino, Francesca Manieri
- Cinematographers: Daniele Cipri
- Music: Andrea Farri
- Language: Italian
- Has Subtitles: Yes