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GIFFONI EXPERIENCE 2009 - 12.25 July

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Category: Edition 2009


14 year old Caitlyn's world is thrown upside down when she stumbles across a woman she believes to be her mother - a woman who supposedly died when Caitlyn was just a baby... Rejecting her father as a liar, Caitlyn pursues the woman hoping for the answers to everything that feels amiss in her life.



Il mondo di Caitlyn, 14 anni, è sconvolto dall’incontro con una donna. La ragazza crede sia sua madre, che si suppone sia morta quando lei era bambina. Caitlyn pensa che suo padre le abbia mentito e segue la donna, sperando di trovare le risposte che ha sempre cercato nella vita.


Original Title JIGSAW GIRL
Category Official Competition
Section Troubled Gaze
Tipology Short Film
Duration 7' 30''
Production Year 2008
Nationality Australia
Directed by Lucas Testro
Screenplay Lucas Testro
Script Lucas Testro
Director of photography Tania Lambert
Editor Brad Hurt
Production Design Liam Beck
Music Rachel Gaudry
Main cast Tanja Bulatovic (Rosa)
Alycia Debnam Carey (Caitlyn)
Paul Kelman (papà/dad)
Produced by Trinni Franke

jigsaw girl regLucas Testro
Lucas Testro is a film and television writer & director, based in Melbourne and Sydney, Australia. Lucas is a graduate of the Australian Film, Television and Radio School (AFTRS). His work includes the award-winning short films Street Angel, Jigsaw Girl and Theories of Flight. His experience ranges from intimate dramas to digital effects action comedies, from cinema to TV and commercials.


Lucas Testro
Lucas Testro è uno sceneggiatore e regista cinematografico e televisivo. Vive tra Melbourne e Sydney, in Australia. Si è laureato all’Australian Film, Television and Radio School (AFTRS). Tra i suoi lavori ci sono i pluripremiati cortometraggi STREET ANGEL, JIGSAW GIRL e THEORIES OF FLIGHT. La sua esperienza spazia dai drammi intimi agli effetti digitali delle commedie d'azione, dal cinema alla tv e alla pubblicità.


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