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GIFFONI EXPERIENCE 2016 - 15.24 July

Sections & Films

A SAFE PLACE

Category: Edition 2016

Synopsis
Casale Monferrato, 2011. Eduardo and Luca are father and son but have lost sight of each other for years. An unexpected phone call has them facing each other once again, however this time they will not have a second chance. The father has mesothelioma a cancer caused by the inhalation of asbestos. This deadly disease affects men, women and children of Casale indistinctly whose only fault is to have been brought up and  have breathed the polluted air of the town. A whole community fights for their rights before the first great verdict against the "Eternit" factory. Luca's love for his father and his desire to support the cause of so many people will give him the strength to battle it out.

Original Title Un posto sicuro
Italian Title Un posto sicuro
Category Out of competition
Section Masterclass
Tipology Feature Film
Duration 102'
Production Year 2015
Nationality Italy
Directed by Francesco Ghiaccio
Screenplay Francesco Ghiaccio, Marco D'Amore
Director of photography Guido Michelotti
Editor Chiara Griziotti
Main cast Marco D'Amore
Matilde Gioli
Giorgio Colangeli