Feature film // Drama

Un Mondo a Parte“, by Riccardo Milani (Come un gatto in tangenziale), explores the story of Michele (Antonio Albanese), a school teacher that decides to move from Rome to a small town in the mountains of Abruzzo. There, he will fight to save the town’s school open, while learning the ways of this new and particular environment. The movie, distributed by Medusa Film, premiered on the 28 March 2024 in italian theaters.


Proxima Milano contributed as VFX partner working on more than 75 shots to recreate the winter atmosphere, by adding through compositing the snow – a key element for the story.


Directed by: Riccardo Milani
DOP: Saverio Guarna



Antonio Albanese
Virginia Raffaele


Produced by: Wildside, Medusa Film
Supported by: Ministero della Cultura (MiC) and Regione Abruzzo

VFX: Proxima Milano

VFX Executive Producer: Andrea Masera
VFX Supervisor: Claudio Falconi
VFX Producer: Cristina Panizzuti
VFX Editor: Lorenzo De Mari
Compositing Supervisor: Emiliano Suhner
VFX Artists: Valentina Arcelloni, Beatrice Barberi, Laura Boscarino, Marco Cortese, Chiara Giacometti, Maria Vittoria Iacona, Kevin Luciano, Jessica Ossoli, Francesco Poppa, Darko Prolic, Nicolas Rodriquens, Pietro Tedeschi, Fabrizio Volpi
Technical Director: Simone Aratari

For this project we executed more than 75 shots, working on various processes such as compositing / matte painting / clean up / rotoscoping / snow enhancement.




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