Story and photography by Donna Mantone-Adinolfi
My dream, influenced by the movie “Enchanted April” (1992), was to return to Italy during the month of April and experience the sunshine, the wisteria blooms, the deep blue sea and the passionate Italian way of life.
One of my favorite movies, Enchanted April, came out in 1992. I went to the theater at least seven or eight times and have watched it every April since that time. My dream, influenced by the movie, was to return to Italy during the month of April and experience sunshine, wisteria, the deep blue sea and the passionate Italian way of life. Returning to Italy eluded me for fifteen years for one reason or another. Would this journey to Ischia in April bring my heart’s desire to fruition?
“No matter what happens, always keep your childhood innocence. It’s the most important thing.” – Federico Fellini
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