Two Italian short films will be screened at the 2013 Palm Springs ShortFest, International Short Film Festival and Market.
Saturday, June 22, 1:30 PM – Camelot Theatres
Italy, 2013, 11 Minute Running Time
Language: Italian English Sub-Titles
This deliciously inventive tale plays with the audience’s perceptions of reality as Chiara and Michael lead us on an odyssey through time and space.
Director: Matteo Tondini
Producer: Roberto Rondinelli
Screenwriter: Matteo Tondini
Cinematographer: Luca Nervegna
Principal Cast: Michael Capozzi, Benedetta Zoli, Michele Gaudenzi
Sunday, June 23, 11:30 AM – Camelot Theatres
THE NIGHTSHIFT BELONGS TO THE STARS
Italy, 2012, 24 Minute Running Time
Language: Italian, English English Sub-Titles
Matteo a passionate mountain climber, and Sonia, a married woman also in love with mountains, set out to fulfill a promise on the jagged edges of the Dolomites that they made to each other months ago while awaiting life-changing surgeries. Intent on testing their new hearts together, they have left Sonia’s husband Mark out of their plans to a new beginning.
Director: Edoardo Ponti
Producer: Silvia Bizio, Paola Porrini Bisson, Massimiliano di Lodovico
Editor: Chiara Griziotti
Screenwriter: Erri De Luca
Cinematographer: Ferran Paredes
Music: William Goodrum
Principal Cast: Nastassja Kinski, Julian Sands, Enrico Lo Verso, Erri De Luca