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UNA PARTITA AI CONFINI DEL MONDO

UNA PARTITA AI CONFINI DEL MONDO

LANGUAGE: Italian | SUBTITLES: English

Una partita ai confini del mondo
A match at the ends of the earth

Genre: Drama
Running Time: 13 min. 21 sec.
Year of production: 2017

SYNOPSIS

Luigi’s wife passed away. His son wants to help his father overcome depression by starting a chess match via letters with Vittorio, his dad’s friend from World War II who lives 6,000 miles away.

PRODUCTION AND DISTRIBUTION

Production Company: Triad Production / Gustavo Espinosa
Film exports/World sales: Gonella Productions

CAST

Luigi – Franco Olivero
Aldo – Riccardo Vianello
Young Luigi – Antonio Bannò
Young Vittorio – Giuseppe De Domenico
Orietta – Orietta Notari
Sara – Sara Cianfriglia
Isabel voice – Lisa Galantini

MAIN CREDITS

Director: David Valolao
Screenwriter: David Valolao – Gustavo Espinosa
Producer: Triad Production (David Valolao) – Gustavo Espinosa
Director of Photography: David Valolao
Sound: Cinecittà Digital Factory
Editing: David Valolao
Sound Editing: Vieri Martelli
Music Composer: Dmitri Golovko

TECHNICAL DETAILS

Genre: Drama
Language: Italian
Country of origin: Italy
Year of production: 2017
Total running time: 13 min. 21 sec.
Shooting format: FULL HD
Color type: Color
Aspect ratio: 16:9
Sound format: AAC - Stereo

AWARDS

2019
Torino Piemonte Film Commission Award – Filmare la storia
2018
Hacelo Corto - Best Screenplay
Asti Film Festival – Best Short
Videocorto Nettuno XXII – Third Classified
Corto Fiction – Best Short & Audience award
2017
London Independent Film Awards – Best Direction
Ivelise Cine Festival – Best Screenplay
Zero Trenta – Best Short
Festival Internazionale Del Cinema Povero – Best Short & Audience Award
Corto Villese – Audience Award & Premio Libreria
Settimo Short Film Festival – Audience Award
Mestre Film Festival – Audience Award
Short Polis – Special Mention & Best Young Director
Gioiosa in Corto – Second Classified
Nebrodi Film Festival – Second Classified

FESTIVAL SELECTIONS

Kinolikbez
Filmare la storia
Visual Fest
Foggia Film Festival
Corto Nanni
International Tour Film Festival
I corti dei Fabbri
Mediterraneo Festival Corto “Cùrt e màl cavàt”
Corto Fiction
Festival Videocorto Nettuno
Gozo Film Festival
Social World Film Festival
Videoconcorso Francesco Pasinetti
Concorso La Lanterna
DEA Open Air International Film Festival
Festival Internacional de Cortometrajes Hacelo Corto
Roma3FF
Video Festival Imperia
Schermi Irregolari
Canada Short Film Festival
Asti International Film Festival
Girogirocorto Film Festival
Corto Villese
Mestre Film Fest
Settimo Short Film Festival
Zero Trenta
Festival Internationale del Cinema Povero
Short Polis Film Festival
Gioiosa in Corto
Roma Cinemadoc
Movie Me Productions Film Festival
European International Monthly Film Festival
European Cinematography Awards
Los Angeles Independent Film Festival Awards
London Independent Film Awards
Melbourne Indie Film Fest