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Sicily, fascist period. A shadow show performer is confined to an island with a lighthouse because during one of his shows he uses his art to make fun of Mussolini. A fortuitous event along with his art will redeem him from loneliness and captivity.

Original Title Confino
Italian Title Confino
Category Official Competition
Section Generator +18
Tipology Animation, Short Film
Duration 11'
Production Year 2016
Nationality Italy
Directed by Nico Bonomolo
Screenplay Nico Bonomolo
Editor Nico Bonomolo
Music Gioacchino Balistreri

--- regista --- nico bonomoloNico Bonomolo
Born in 1974 in Palermo. After graduating in Law, he devotes full time to painting (his paintings are in many private and public collections), graphic design, illustration, up to experience, as self-taught, animated cinema. With his short films, he received numerous national and international awards. He lives and works in Bagheria, Sicily.

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