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GIFFONI EXPERIENCE 2014 - 18.27 July

Sections & Films


Category: Edition 2014


Michele, 14 years old,  goes around dancing like his idol, Michael Jackson. When his father, a worker at Ilva factory, tells him that he can’t take him to an audition, due to a mobilization of the factory, Michele’s world is falling to pieces. The dream of a young boy, however, can be stronger than the difficulties of adults.

Original Title Thriller
Italian Title Thriller
Category Official Competition
Section Elements +10
Tipology Short Film
Duration 14’
Production Year 2014
Nationality Italy
Directed by Giuseppe Marco Albano
Screenplay Giuseppe Marco Albano, Francesco Niccolai
Director of photography Giorgio Giannoccaro
Editor Francesco De Matteis
Production Design Alessandra Guttagliere
Costume Design Carolina Paterni
Main cast Danilo Esposito
Antonio Gerardi
Anna Ferruzzo
Giuseppe Nardone
Ciro Intermite
Gionata Russo
Luigi Mitolo
Produced by Angelo Troiano

Giuseppe Marco AlbanoGiuseppe Marco Albano

Born in Cisternino (Apulia) in 1985, Giuseppe is a writer, screenwriter and director. After a year at the International Academy for Arts and Image Sciences of L’Aquila, he enrolled at the University of Parma, Faculty of Humanities. He then worked as an assistant director on several sets and in 2008 he founded, together with other friends and associates the cultural association "Basiliciak." The short film THE HAT, which he directed and co-written with Carla Marcialis, is presented at several international festivals (including the Giffoni Film Festival 2009) and was nominated for a Golden Globe in 2009 for Best Italian Short Film.


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