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GIFFONI EXPERIENCE 2009 - 12.25 July

Sections & Films


Category: Edition 2009


Calvin lives in a council flat with his mum, grandma and two little brothers. He wants to fit in with the other kids on the estate but he can’t afford an iPod. With the help of his family, he has to find a way to make his own music.



Calvin vive in una casa popolare con la madre, la nonna e due fratellini. Il ragazzo vorrebbe tanto integrarsi con i compagni di scuola, ma non può permettersi un iPod. Con l’aiuto della famiglia troverà un modo per ascoltare la sua musica.


Category Official Competition
Section Generator +13
Tipology Short Film
Duration 9' 47''
Production Year 2009
Nationality Australia, United Kingdom
Directed by Jackie van Beek
Screenplay Jackie van Beek
Script Jackie van Beek
Director of photography Matthew Beecroft
Editor Jackie van Beek
Costume Design Angie Yochum
Main cast Emma Cromwell (madre/mother)
Millicent Raymond (nonna/grandmother)
Calvin Williams-Pandu (Calvin)
Produced by Bridget Fogarty, Jackie van Beek

just like the others regJackie van Beek
Jackie was born and raised in new Zealand. She now lives in Melbourne, Australia. She works as an actress, writer, teacher and director in theatre and has recently ventured into film. Having acted in numerous short films, she decided to broaden her horizons. She wrote and directed her first short film, One shoe short in 2007, which was played in a number of festivals around the world.


Jackie van Beek
Jackie è nata e cresciuta in Nuova Zelanda. Ora vive a Melbourne, in Australia. Lavora come attrice, scrittrice, insegnante e regista in teatro, e recentemente si è avventurata nel cinema. Dopo aver recitato in numerosi cortometraggi, infatti, ha deciso di allargare i suoi orizzonti. Nel 2007 ha scritto e diretto il suo primo cortometraggio, ONE SHOE SHORT, che ha partecipato in numerosi festival internazionali.


Festival contact
Jackie van Beek
Bridget Fogarty
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