THE VALLEY OF THE JATO

Dir. Caterina Monzani & Sergio Vega / Miafilms / 2013 / 70 min. / UK - Italy


In the heart of Sicily, where the mafia still rules, one man and his family run TV station have become a relentless voice against corruption and organized crime. The Valley of the Jato portrays the conflicts of Sicilian society through the maverik self-made journalist, Pino Maniaci.


  • Rome Independent Film Festival - Best Italian Documentary Award
  • Dok Leipzig
  • Thessaloniki Documentary Festival
  • Monterrey International Film Festival
  • Miradas Doc Film Festival
  • Uruguay International Film Festival
  • Biografilm Film Festival
  • One World Rumania Film Festival
  • Documentary in Europe