Once You're Born You Can No Longer Hide

Once You're Born You Can No Longer Hide (Italian: Quando sei nato non puoi più nasconderti) is a 2005 Italian drama film directed by Marco Tullio Giordana. The film concerns undocumented migration to Italy via the Mediterranean Sea.

Once You're Born You Can No Longer Hide
Italian film poster
Directed byMarco Tullio Giordana
Screenplay byMarco Tullio Giordana
Sandro Petraglia
Stefano Rulli
Based onQuando sei nato non puoi più nasconderti
by Maria Pace Ottieri
StarringAlessio Boni
Music byLula Sarchioni
CinematographyRoberto Forza
Edited byRoberto Missiroli
Release date
  • 13 May 2005 (2005-05-13)
Running time
115 minutes
CountriesItaly, France, United Kingdom


A young Italian boy accidentally falls overboard while yachting with his father on the Mediterranean. He is rescued by a boatload of undocumented immigrants attempting to reach Italy by sailing across the Mediterranean. On the ship, he is befriended by a young Romanian man and his sister. The film follows the relationship of the Italian boy with the Romanian once they reach the Italian shores.



See also


  1. "Festival de Cannes: Once You're Born You Can No Longer Hide". festival-cannes.com. Retrieved 2009-12-06.

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