Out of interest, because of the light and scenery, did you know that many Italian and international films have been set in Montepulciano over the years?
Imagine yourself as an extra in ‘The English Patient’ a romantic but tragic tale set during the Second World War starring Kristin Scott Thomas and Ralph Fiennes.
For those who like suspense, intrigue and startling reveals - the thriller ‘Heaven’ directed by Tom Tykwer was set here. Walk in the footsteps of Cate Blanchett the film’s lead star.
More thrills, spills, the threat of the unknown lurking in the darkness, vampires and werewolves? Then a walk around the centre of Montepulciano where the ‘New Moon’ chapter of the ‘Twilight Saga’ was filmed.
Back to reality and the film ‘Under the Tuscan Sun’ based on the real-life adventures of Frances, an ‘expat’ American jumping into the deep end of the swimming pool of life, was partly filmed in Montepulciano. Explore the sights, sounds, tastes and smells of Montepulciano and feel like Frances out on her adventure to change her way of life, while on holiday in Tuscany!