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GIFFONI EXPERIENCE 2014 - 18.27 July

Sections & Films


Category: Edition 2014


A young man suffering from a mild mental retardation, lost his father in a car accident while he was training to run his first marathon. The widowed mother decides to bring back her son to his homeland from which they left years ago for work reasons. The young man, after the strong shock, doesn’t speak anymore, but runs every day followed by his mother.

Original Title I RUN
Italian Title IO CORRO
Category Official Competition
Section Masterclass Short Films
Tipology Short Film
Duration 3’52’’
Production Year 2014
Nationality United Kingdom
Directed by Alessio Micieli, Emanuele Malloru
Screenplay Nicola Torregrossa
Music Giacomo Campione
Main cast Alessio Micieli
Rita Salonia
Produced by Nick Bigtower

Micieli AlessioMicieli Alessio

Born in Ragusa in 1985. Graduated from the Technical Institute for Surveyors, he studied Film-Music-Theatre in Pisa, at the Faculty of Humanities. After the second year, he moved to Rome for a technical course for professional video editing and joined the crew of " Il capo dei capi " (tv series produced by Mediaset), as second assistant director. Then he worked as assistant director to the fiction AGRODOLCE (produced by Rai) and wrote and staged the play "Cose di Lusso" (2010). With his company, AxelFilm, he produced several viral short films, commercials and music videos for private companies. In 2012 he wrote and produced the independent film R. DI CAPRIO, directed in collaboration with Emanuele Malloru. In 2014 he writes and co-directs IO CORRO. He also plays the main role in the short film. 




Emanuele Malloru Emanuele Malloru

Emanuele Malloru has Sicilian and Sardinian origins. After several transfers, he settled in Ragusa (Sicily) in 2008, where he began working as filmmaker making music videos and commercials. He met Alessio Micieli, another filmmaker from Ragusa, in 2012. They decided to co-direct the self-produced feature R. DI CAPRIO. The film will be released independently. Subsequently Malloru realizes ARTISTIDENTRO, a TV series of 10 episodes for the television circuit in Sicily. With Alessio Micieli he directed I RUN in 2014.


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