PREMIERE AUTORE | SHORT FILMS
Country (duration): USA (9')
Director: Ester Song Kim, Nika Burnett
Cast: Alessandro Marino, Nick Cabot Rodriguez, Nika Burnett
Seeing that there's no other way, I turn his absence into a chair. I can sit in it, gaze out through the window. I can do what I do best and then go out into the world and I can return then with my useless love, to rest, because the chair is there.
LA LUCE OLTRE LA GABBIA
Country (duration): USA (27')
Director: Giovanni Ambrosino
Cast: Irene Maiorino, Michele Rosiello, Ilenia D'Avenia
Maria, as a result of the continuous violence and the fear that her partner Pietro could hurt her little daughter Cristina, kills him during the yet another fight to defend herself. Maria and Cristina experience prison together as a suffocating reality filtered through the grates of a cell.