The Silence of Peleshyan
The Silence of Peleshyan

The Silence of Peleshyan

Director Pietro Marcello

Production year 2011

Length 50min.

Country Italy


Peleshyan’s Silence portrays a memory - a memory of his films and of their creation, a memory of cinema and of its relation with mankind, with its life, its mind, its emotions and with the unceasing, endless paths that intertwine one with the other.



Pietro Marcello
Pietro Marcello



Rino Sciarretta, Simone Gattoni


Pietro Marcello

Director of Photography

Pietro Marcello, Stefano Barabino

Music by

Marco Messina, Sasha Ricci


Benny Atria, Mirko Perri


Sara Fgaier

Production company(ies)

Zivago Media Kinesis Film Via Carlo Bartolomeo Piazza, 26 00162 Roma, Avventurosa Film

Pietro Marcello

Born 1976, Caserta, Italy. Between 1998 and 2003 Marcello worked in organizing and planning the Cinedamm screening sessions at the Damm centre in Montesanto, Naples. He has worked as an assistant director on a number of Italian films. In 2004, he directed the documentary film, Il cantiere,which was awarded at the Festival Libero Bizzarri. His film Crossing the Line, selected in 2007 for the Orizzonti section of the Venice IFF, gained him international recognition, along with his other documentaries.


Map (2003, short), Scampia (2003, short), Il cantiere (2004. short), The Hovel (2005, short), Crossing the Line (2007), The Mouth of the Wolf (2009), Napoli 24 (segment Rettifilo, 2010,), .Marco Bellocchio,Venezia 2011 (2011, short), The Silence of Peleshyan (2011).

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