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GIFFONI EXPERIENCE 2014 - 18.27 July

Sections & Films


Category: Edition 2014


10 year old Carla dreams of becoming a gondolier like her father. However, 900 years of Venetian tradition and the disapproval of her parents stand in her way.

Original Title The Girl and the Gondola
Italian Title La Ragazza e la Gondola
Category Official Competition
Section Elements +6
Tipology Short Film
Duration 11’ 35”
Production Year 2013
Nationality Italy, United Kingdom
Directed by Abbe Robinson
Screenplay Abbe Robinson
Director of photography Canny Richardson
Editor Anton Short
Production Design Tom Chester
Sound Brian Gray
Music Spike Scott
Produced by Rob Speranza, Abbe Robinson

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Abbe Robinson trained at the International Film School, Wales and since graduating has worked in the industry as an Assistant Director. As a Writer / Director she has made several successful short films including the multi award winning 'Private Life' a 1950's drama funded through Screen Yorkshire and UK Film Council. Abbe is also a lecturer in Film Production at the Northern Film School, and a programmer for several film festivals including Aesthetica Short Film Festival in York. Abbe has several feature projects in development.

festival contact

Abbe Robinson
Mad Cat Films Ltd
15 Selborne Terrace
BD18 3BZ Shipley, West Yorkshire
United Kingdom
Phone +44 (0)7968 505459

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