The tragic experience of a child’s death is explored through the quintessential mythical script – the Genesis – and the recalling of an ancient rural ritual. Giovanni’s way to cope with grief is delicate and silent. In such a way, memories arise, the heart calms down and the cry becomes speech.
Michelangelo Antonioni Best Short Film Award | Versi di luce FF, Modica, Italy, 2013
Best Leading Actor Award | Cinechildren IFF, Italy, 2013
Best Short Film | VideoMaker FF, USA, 2013
CAST & CREW
Director of Photography
Dario Di Mella
Esmeralda Calabria, Alice Roffinengo
Roberto Herlitzka, Alberto Rubini, Claudio Salvato, Terry Paternoster, Teresa Amendola, Giovanni Montarulo, Giovanni Cirrottola
Altieri is the artistic director of Intergea, a theatre, music and film production company, and a music publisher. She has worked as artistic director for several plays and has taken many courses in film directing, screenplay writing, workshops on cinematography, documentary, video editing and a two-year Master’s degree in Film Studies at Luiss Writing School.
I Didn't Believe to See You (2010, short.), Donna of Paradise (2010, short) One of Us (2011, doc.), Genesis (2012, short).