La chimera Movie (2023) Cast, Release Date, Story, Budget, Collection, Poster, Trailer, Review

La Chimera

November 23, 2023
2hr 10min
Status: released

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La Chimera

Movie NameLa Chimera
Country Italy, France, Switzerland
Language Italian, English
GenrePeriod, Romantic, Drama
Release Date26 May 2023 (Cannes)
23 November 2023 (Italy)
6 December 2023 (France)
Running Time2hr 10min
CastJosh O’Connor
Carol Duarte
Vincenzo Nemolato
Alba Rohrwacher
Isabella Rossellini
Directed by Alice Rohrwacher
Written byAlice Rohrwacher
Produced byCarlo Cresto Dina
Cinematography by Hélène Louvart
Edited by Nelly Quettier
Production CompanyTempesta
Rai Cinema
Ad Vitam Production
Amka Films Productions
RSI Radiotelevisione svizzera SRG SSR
Arte France Cinéma
Distributor 01 Distribution (Italy)
Ad Vitam Distribution (France)
Filmcoopi (Switzerland)

La Chimera Movie Cast & Characters:

  • Josh O’Connor as Arthur
  • Carol Duarte as Italia
  • Vincenzo Nemolato as Pirro
  • Alba Rohrwacher as Frida
  • Isabella Rossellini as Flora
  • Lou Roy-Lecollinet as Mélodie
  • Gian Piero Capretto as Mario
  • Ramona Fiorini as Fabriana
  • Luca Gargiullo
  • Giuliano Mantovani as Jerry
  • Melchiorre Pala as Melchiorre
  • Yile Vianello as Beniamina
  • Carlo Tarmati
  • Julia Pandolfo as Colombina


The story centers on a group of archaeologists and the black market of historical artifacts.

La Chimera Movie Box Office Collection & Budget:

Worldwide Collection$1.5 million

About La Chimera Movie:

  • Filming began in Tuscany in February 2022. It was filmed in southern Tuscany (Montalcino, Asciano–Monte Antico railway, Monte Amiata Scalo, Torrenieri), and northern Lazio (Tarquinia, Blera, San Lorenzo Nuovo, Civitavecchia).
  • La chimera premiered at the 76th Cannes Film Festival on 26 May 2023, where it was selected to compete for the Palme d’Or and received a nine-minute standing ovation. It was also invited at the 28th Busan International Film Festival in ‘Icon’ section and was screened on 7 October 2023.
  • In May 2022, it was announced that Neon acquired North American distribution rights to the film.
  • The film was released in Italy by 01 Distribution on 23 November 2023, and in France by Ad Vitam on 6 December 2023.
  • The film received positive reviews from critics and was named one of the top 5 international films of 2023 by the National Board of Review.