Flight To Freedom - The Aviator

Genoa, Autumn 1943. Teglio Massimo (Sergio Castellitto), a skilled pilot well-placed Genoa in good society, a friend of people, such as Italo Balbo, accepts, reluctantly, to take a seaplane medicine in Milan to save a Nazi general. When Colonel Feuerbach (Hristo Shopov), commander of German troops in Genoa, he discovers that Maximus is jew, ordered the fascist leader Oswald Farina (Marco Giallini) to arrest and surrender.

Director
Carlo Carlei
Production Companies
Rizzoli, Nimar Studios
Executive Producer
Angelo Rizzoli
Producers
Gianfranco Pierantoni
Line Producer
Federico Starace

Cast

 
Sergio Castellitto
Massimo Teglio
Anna Valle
Virginia
Marco Giallini
Osvaldo Farina
Matt Patresi
Rabbino Pacifici
Carlotta Natoli
Margherita
Christo Jivkov
Don Repetto
Rosabel Laurenti Sellers
Nicoletta
Hristo Shopov
Colonnello Feuerbach
Russi Chanev
Valorba
Mariana Stanisheva
Paraskeva Jukelova
Renato Marchetti
Yordan Bikov
Plamena Ghetova
Blagovest Mutafchiev

Synopsis

Genoa, Autumn 1943. Teglio Massimo (Sergio Castellitto), a skilled pilot well-placed Genoa in good society, a friend of people, such as Italo Balbo, accepts, reluctantly, to take a seaplane medicine in Milan to save a Nazi general. When Colonel Feuerbach (Hristo Shopov), commander of German troops in Genoa, he discovers that Maximus is jew, ordered the fascist leader Oswald Farina (Marco Giallini) to arrest and surrender.

Oswald, an old friend of Massimo succeeds for a while 'to cover the pilot jew, but when the Nazi persecution come alive in the circle around him and his family began to shake. Escaped the Nazi blitz of the synagogue, Massimo helplessly to the capture of Genoa Rabbi Riccardo Pacifici (Matt Pratesi) and after some days she learns that her older sister Margaret (Carlotta Natoli) was taken by the Nazis.