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THE DEATH OF THE AUTHOR

THE DEATH OF THE AUTHOR

LANGUAGE: English

Genre: Comedy/Drama
Running Time: 6’ 16’’
Year of production: 2016

SYNOPSIS

Olly, a gallery invigilator, decides to quietly add his own artistic input to the exhibits on show, challenging the authority of the artist/author, and exploring vandalism as an extreme attempt of (uncredited) artistic collaboration.

PRODUCTION AND DISTRIBUTION

Production Company: Self-produced by Federica Pacifico
Film exports/World sales: Gonella Productions

CAST

Tristan Pegg, Chris Bearne, Zara Banks, Linda Large, Ellie Dickens, Ragga Gudrun, Ira Urielsson, Audrey Badji

MAIN CREDITS

Director: Federica Pacifico
Screenwriter: Federica Pacifico and Uriel Emil
Producer: Federica Pacifico
Director of Photography: Mads Junker
Sound: Ewerton Rodrigo and Andy Wade
Editing: Federica Pacifico and Piers Dennis
Sound Editing: Andy Wade

TECHNICAL DETAILS

Genre: Comedy/Drama
Sub-genre: Comedy
Language: English
Country of origin: UK
Year of production: 2016
Total running time: 6’16’’
Shooting format: digital
Color type: color
Aspect ratio: 16:9
Sound format: Dolby

AWARDS

Best Comedy at Salento Finibus Terrae Short Film Festival 2017

FESTIVAL SELECTIONS

Alexandre Trauner ART/Film Festival, Hungary, 2018.
Fifigrot, Toulouse, France, 2018.
CinemadaMare, Italy, 2018.
Hothouse Theatre's Nottingham Film Festival, UK, 2018.
Prato Film Festival, Prato, Italy, 2018.
Festival des 24 Courts, Les Mans, France, 2018.
Franciacorta Film Festival, Italy, 2017.
Festival Internazionale del Cinema d'Arte, Milan, Italy, 2017.
Ouarzazate international Film Festival, Morocco, 2017.
Marquee on Main Film Festival 2017, Washington, NC, USA, 2017.
Amural Visual Festival, Brasov, Romania, 2017.
17th Izmir Kisa Film Festival, Izmir, Turkey, 2016.