SAT 15 SEPT
242 ACKLAM ROAD, W10 5JJ
7.00 – 10.00 pm
Talk presenting the ITALYshortLISTED
concept and guests
Dir.: Adel Oberto. U. cert. Two gangsters are lost in the wonderful Tuscan countryside after kidnapping a bride on her wedding day. They decide to kill her, but nothing will go as they planned. Comedy. 9 min. www.cargocollective.com/adeloberto
A Trial on Monday.
Dir.: Giuseppe Blasi. 15 A. Four workers of different nationalities and cultures, working on precarious safety condition, return to work after lunch. Social comedy. 16 min. www.youtube.com/user/themorrison76?feature=mhee
Last 21 Days.
Dir.: Marcantonio Lunardi. U. cert. In twenty one days, Italy has seen change its political system. Silvio Berlusconi, after 17 years of government, is forced to resign by international economy. Videoart. 5 min. www.vimeo.com/36309477
Dir.: Angelo e Giuseppe Capasso. 15 A. A married couple in their bedroom. Something unexpected will disturb their connubial place. A brief interpretation of the homonymous poem by Edgar Allan Poe. Suspense.
Women behind the camera in Italy/RIFF
Dir.: Giusy Buccheri, Elena Mortelliti. U cert. An artist concentrating on her work in her workshop. A privileged observation point of Via Fiesolana, a very ordinary street in the heart of Florence. Documentary. 8 min. www.giusybuccheri.com
Dir.: Letizia Lamartire. 12 cert. The painful tragedy of a poet from Alhambra in the flashbacks of a magic and bewitched South. Drama. 9 min. www.riff.it
Letter from Madras.
Dir.: Irish Braschi. 12 cert. Drama. Rajeev, an Indian, secretly loves Fadwa, an Arab girl who works in a pizza shop. When Rajeev receives a letter from his parents in Madras, he decides to declare his love to Fadwa, disobeying the wedding arranged by his mother. Drama. 15 min. www.riff.it
Dir.: Matteo Scifoni. 15 cert. “Anything that can go wrong, will go wrong”, according to the first Murphy’s law. For Cocchi, a young employeé, being fired is the first of terrible, nasty, kinky and creepy things that happen to him during one hot summer day in Rome. Comedy. 21 min. www.riff.it
Dir.: Valerio Groppa. U cert. The meeting between a talkative old man and a young door-to-door Hoover salesman. Comedy. 14min. www.riff.it
Grandma Must Get Dry.
Dir.: Alfredo Covelli. U cert. An old lady who owns a wine factory and fought the Nazis in her youth in 1943, dies. Her sons come back home to read the testament, but find bad news. Comedy. 15 min. www.riff.it
Dir.: Aldo Iuliano. 12 cert. On the altar, at the moment of taking the wedding vows, Gioia finds out that her future husband Marco has a ridiculous middle name: Fulgenzio. Only a miracle could save that “Holy Match”, or possibly… an idea. Comedy. 14 min. www.riff.it
Dir.: Adel Oberto. U. TV never lies! Or not? Comedy. 14 min. www.cargocollective.com/adeloberto
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