Do you recognize who is watching us from the portrait on the wall? I feel Iyou know the answer … We are in the legendary Bar Vitelli, which became the scene of an important moment in the film of Francis Ford Coppola. All photos and articles saturated the atmosphere with a special flavor.
The entrance to the Bar Vitelli invites us to enter, to live the fraction of that bygone time.
We go back years ago … The unchanged and authentic decor helps us about it.
In front of our eyes reveal footage from the movie “The Godfather.” A story revealing the essence and the secrets of the mafia, the complex relationships in the family, the pursuit of power and the murderous power of money.
Coppola sealed all of his cine-film. Attracted by the mystery, timelessness and the relative conservatism of the Sicilian countryside, it is the right place for the realization of hiss cinema masterpiece.
The small village of Savoca gives him the necessary cinema backdrop photos. Perched on a hill, not far from the shores of the Ionian Sea and offering inspiration and creative enthusiasm. And certainly Bar Vitelli in not unnoticed. The place where lover Michael Corleone wants the hand of Apollonia from her father Don Vitelli.
In human life is always present the Love. It appears unfolds and shows its strength. Valentine’s touch and go through the stone path to the old village church.