In the footsteps of Don Orione. To discover Divine Providence

  • T
  • 1h 6 min
  • 2024
  • Biographical

The film offers a biographical journey through places, events, and thoughts to discover the human adventure of Saint Luigi Orione, whom John Paul II presented to the world as 'the strategist of Charity', the one who always and only allowed himself to be guided by the compelling logic of love. This journey explores the figure of Don Orione not only as a great man of faith but also as a strategist of good, capable of realizing works of immense social and spiritual value. The in-depth historical research is presented in a narrative framework with mystical realism flavor. His life, marked by a tireless commitment to the poor and the needy, is depicted with an emotional force expressing his vocation's depth. Some scenes reach a climate of true poetry and spirituality, allowing glimpses of God and His Divine Providence to shine through the events. Don Orione, with his unwavering faith and total dedication to others, emerges as a beacon of hope and Christian love, a shining example of how divine love can be concretely manifested in daily life.

  • Language : Italian
  • Duration : 66'
  • Country and Year : Italy 2024
  • Production : Associazione Cinema Cristiano, Opera Don Orione
  • Screenplay : Flavio Peloso
  • Filming and editing : Simone Finola
  • Director : Marco Finola