The Pisorno Film Studio

The coastal strip between Pisa and Livorno had already been discovered by Hollywood in the 1920s, so much so that in the 25th some scenes of a silent Ben Hur were filmed at the Molo Novo.

In 1933 the Autonomous Tirrenia body built the Tirrenia Film factories based on a project by Antonio Valente. The following year, Giovacchino Forzano took over the structure, which stands in a swamp of reptiles and mosquitoes, where…



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Patrizia Poli

Patrizia Poli was born in Livorno in 1961. Writer of fiction and blogger, she published six novels.