11 settembre 1683
11th September 1683. Three hundred thousand Muslim soldiers besiege Wien with the aim of opening a way through Europe, reaching Rome and conquering San Peter Cathedral. Within the city walls, the Austrian soldiers are fewer and they are getting ready to be terribly defeated. However, the next morning Marco D’Aviano, an Italian monk and king Leopold I’s advisor, incites the Christian troops to win against the enemy. Faith and strength, combined with the Polish King Jan III’s war strategies will lead the troops of the Holy League to the final victory.
Direction Renzo Martinelli
Screenplay Renzo Martinelli, Valerio Massimo Manfredi
Cinematography Fabio Cianchetti
Editing Tommaso Feraboli
Cast F. Murray Abraham, Enrico Lo Verso, Jerzy Skolimowski, Alicja Bachleda, Piotr Adamczyk
Production Martinelli Film Company International, Agresywna Banda con Rai Cinema
Distribution Microcinema Distribuzione
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