Italy , 2020, 6'42''
Director: Gianfrancesco Iacono
Producer: Gianfrancesco Iacono
Writer: Gianfrancesco Iacono
Animation: Gianfrancesco Iacono
Composer: Giulia Perreira
Editor: Gianfrancesco Iacono

Synopsis: Marianna is 14 years old and she has just lost her love. Shattered by an endless sadness, the kid is roaming the streets of a grey and autumnal Palermo. Meanwhile, an elusive figure is walking through the same streets, someone who seems to be interested in everything that people ignore. Can an unexpected meeting, between dream and reality, help Marianna find some trust in life again?

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Director: Gianfrancesco Iacono
Gianfrancesco Iacono was born in Palermo, Sicily, in 1986. Graduated in Modern Literature, he collaborates with the “Rivista del Cinematografo” (Rome) as a film critic and works as a consultant in the field of cinematography. He is the maker and director of two animated short films, "Night Shift" and "Marianna’s dive", that have both been selected by numerous international film festivals and, lately, of “Wasteland”, co-directed with Michele Scimè, a documentary short film about Sicily.

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