41°55’50’N 13°52’13’E

Super8 mm and field recordings taken in 2011, archive footage from “The women of Frattura” by Sergio Zavoli.


The village of Frattura was abandoned after the earthquake of 1915 which killed over 30,000 people in the region and 161 inhabitants in Frattura alone. The village was rebuilt nearby and is now also depopulated with permanent residents numbering only 19 in the winter months.

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