A famous film director remembers his childhood at the Cinema Paradiso where Alfredo, the projectionist, first brought about his love of films. He returns home to his Sicilian village for the first time after almost 30 years and is reminded of his first love, Elena, who disappeared from his life before he left for Rome.
Marco Leonardi....Salvatore 'Totò' Di Vita - Teenager
Pupella Maggio....Maria Di Vita - Older
Agnese Nano....Elena Mendola
Leopoldo Trieste....Father Adelfio
Salvatore Cascio....Salvatore 'Totò' Di Vita - Child
Nicola Di Pinto....Village Idiot
Nino Terzo....Peppino's Father
Jacques Perrin....Salvatore 'Totò' Di Vita - Adult
Brigitte Fossey....Elena Mendola - Adult
Filmography links and data courtesy of The Internet Movie Database.