The short films selected
in the 3rd edition

  • Pierluigi Braca, Luigi Montebello

    Midnight

    Country: Italy
    Year: 2018
    Cast: Emanuel Caserio, Marco Imparato, Roberto Adriani
    Fiumicino. 1996. Two lovers, one game. The violent end of a relationship through the faces of a dice.
    Genre: Drama
    Runtime: 7 min

     

  • Giuseppe Alessio Nuzzo

    The same name

    Country: Italy
    Year: 2018
    Cast: Mariano Rigillo, Anna Teresa Rossini, Marco Rosso Cacciapuoti, Fabiola Dalla Chiara
    Inspired by a true story. A tale of an endless love, a trip to the past, a man prisoner of his human, horizontal and ground place. Determined to leave, through memories, for a new and unexplored "vanishing point".
    Genre: Drama
    Runtime: 7 min

     

  • Cristian Scardigno

    Her world

    Country: Italy
    Year: 2018
    Cast: Gaya Oggiano, Blazenka Pane
    A 7 year old child walks in an airport restroom. In a few minutes her life changes dramatically.
    Genre: Drama
    Runtime: 10 min

     

  • Iacopo Di Girolamo

    N

    Country: Italy
    Year: 2018
    Cast: Mariano Rigillo, Anna Teresa Rossini, Marco Rosso Cacciapuoti, Fabiola Dalla Chiara
    An expressionist nightmare in which an inventor and his colleague test the ‘Automaton’, a machine able to create things from nothing. The machine works perfectly as long as the items it’s asked to create start with the letter N...in German. The results of the test will be predictably catastrophic.
    Genre: Sci-fi, Fantasy, Drama, Experimental, Silent
    Runtime: 13 min

     

  • Nicolas Morganti Patrignani

    Departures

    Country: Italy
    Year: 2018
    Cast: Giorgio Colangeli, Valeria Cavalli, Alessandra Masi, Fabiola Dalla Chiara
    Ludovico accepted the tough choice of his sick wife to be left to die. It takes some time to let him find the courage to reveal their daughter the truth through memories.
    Genre: Drama
    Runtime: 15 min

     

  • Mirabbas Khosravinezhad

    Forouzan

    Country: Iran
    Year: 2018
    Cast: Forouzan Rezaeiyan, Fariba Sagvand, Eedi Ali Nedjad, Fabiola Dalla Chiara, Maryam Ahmadi, Ahmad Reza Naderi, Alayhe NAderi
    A woman was living in a village with her two small kids. The thieves want to rob her cattle but she finds it out.
    Genre: Drama
    Runtime: 12 min

     

  • Carmelo Segreto

    Humam

    Country: Italy
    Year: 2019
    Cast: Aniello Arena, Miloud M. Benamara
    Humam is an Algerian immigrant who is forced to work the most varied jobs in Italy to be able to support his family back home. One day his biggest fear comes to life dragging him through a moment of terror.
    Genre: Drama
    Runtime: 12 min

     

  • Negin Homayounpour

    Repercussion

    Country: Iran
    Year: 2018
    Cast: Ammar Tafti, Maryam Elhamian
    A family is watching a war movie suddenly , they experience the same events
    Genre: Drama
    Runtime: 4 min

     

  • Christophe Granger

    Maria Sur Le Fil

    Country: France
    Year: 2019
    Cast: Mariella Parisi
    To get her daughter back and avoid sinking, Maria has to fight, against everyone and herself.
    Genre: Drama
    Runtime: 15 min

     

  • Marco Brunelli

    Misophonia

    Country: Italy
    Year: 2018
    Cast: Luigi Franzese
    The trill of an alarm clock. The drops of a tranquilizer in a glass of water. A razor scratches the shaving foam on the skin. Sounds. Obsessive, invasive, amplified. It is a pain. A sharp pain in the ear.
    Zeno walks in the forest with a microphone, a tape recorder and a pair of headphones. He collects the sounds of nature, the wind, the leaves, his steps. And the steps of someone else chasing him.
    Genre: Psycho Thriller, Horror, Thriller, Mistery, Experimental
    Runtime: 7 min

     

  • Andrea Purgatori

    They Sell

    Country: Italy
    Year: 2018
    Cast: Ashraf Barhom, Alessandro Haber, Maddalena Causati, Mingo De Pasquale
    Puglia, 1946. Cosimo is a shoemaker, bent by his debts and his wife's escape with an Afroamerican soldier. Left alone with his daughter Giulia, try as he can to give her strength and make her smile. One evening they go to the circus; when the clown makes her take a first pony ride, the man is amazed at the child's innate ability. Giulia is happy. Cosimo will then find a way to give her that special gift: the last and extreme gesture of love. But their lives will change forever.
    Genre: Drama
    Runtime: 15 min

     

  • Nicola Zapparoli

    La Fuga

    Country: Italy
    Year: 2018
    Cast: Demetra Avincola, Alessio Giovo, Pio Luigi Piscicelli
    La Fuga is the story of a walking chase that takes place in the heart of the night of Rome and which has as its protagonists an unconventional girl and a gigantic man.
    The girl is escaping in a way that is more mental than physical. It's an incoherent and inconclusive run motivated by the indefinite feeling of terror and need that the victim tries against his persecutor.
    Genre: Drama
    Runtime: 11 min