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GIFFONI FILM FESTIVAL 1979 - 18.26 August

Sections & Films

LOSER TAKE ALL

Category: Edition 1979

Synopsis
Pepe, a young Puerto Rican, is knocked down by Riff and his friends. Riff, to humiliate again Pepe invites him to participate in a local bicycle race. Pepe reluctantly accepts the challenge, partly because he knows that Riff is the undefeated champion. Pepe does an extra job in order to buy a better bike and practice long hours to perfect his pedaling and at the end the big day arrives. When they are on the finish line, Pepe is in the lead while a sudden accident puts Riff in danger. Pepe must choose between winning or helping his rival.

Original Title LOSER TAKE ALL
Category Official Competition
Section Official Competition
Tipology Short Film
Duration 15'
Production Year 1977
Nationality USA
Directed by Michael Ray Rhodes

face manMICHAEL RHODES