After Gomorrah, the shocking insider account of organised crime, Sparks in the Dark offers a new perspective on Naples and celebrates its unknown heroes. In districts brought to the brink by poverty and unemployment, tough and dedicated street priests try to keep communities alive. This film tells their stories, narrated by the peerless contemporary writer Roberto Saviano.
Six priests on the urban frontline
Sparks in the Dark
6 x 20’ / one-off 52’
Religion, Society and Human interest
Produced by Ladoc
Italian with English subtitles