Reviews

[vc_row][vc_column width='3/5'] With a film like "The Empire's Surgeon" it is perhaps necessary to rethink the limits of short cinema. Guillaume Main brings a dramatic and powerful historical story to the screen, with a surprising ability and an aesthetic taste that excites from the first minute to...

[vc_row][vc_column width='3/5'] Christopher Picone makes a horror short film with great flair and skill. Grappling with genre cinema, the director has the courage to personally rework the archetypes and narrative structures and gives us a film of great suspense and visual ability. The construction of tension is...

[vc_row][vc_column width='3/5'] "Ascoltati" opens with a radio in the foreground. Throughout the rest of the film, with a sensitive and refined mastery, opposite poles alternate: noise and silence, beauty and cruelty, comedy and depth. The theme of noise accompanies us throughout the work, connecting the characters...

[vc_row][vc_column width='3/5'] Through the reworking of a classic of American cinema, Richard Ruisi stages a dialogue inspired by "Rain Man". The film seems to evoke the intimacy of the theatrical construction in its mise en scéne. The rhythm between the actors is extraordinary and, thanks to...

[vc_row][vc_column width='3/5'] By superimposing reality on narration, the illusion  with everyday life, Daniela Clementi creates a documentary that would deserve a broader name to describe it. The most surprising aspect for a spectator is to find himself, after a few minutes from the beginning of the film,...

[vc_row][vc_column width='3/5'] "Grabadora Sound" is a visionary story that wraps us slowly and takes us into a world made of night lights and sounds, in which the senses are overwhelmed by the numerous sensory impulses that flow on the screen. It is a seductive story of...

[vc_row][vc_column width='3/5'] Tthrough the eyes of a child, "Squeak" offers us a new perspective on emotional relationships and growth. The intuition behind the film catapults us into an exciting story with unpredictable implications. Once the last minutes of the film have been assimilated, what remains is...

[vc_row][vc_column width='3/5'] Within a few minutes of viewing, "The Light Thief" quickly becomes an enveloping experience, which seems to transcend the boundaries of the screen. In these cases it is right to talk about the magic of cinema, when the story becomes something more, something without...

[vc_row][vc_column width='3/5'] "Butterfly" manages to be many things at once. It is a refined and subtle reflection on modernity, a beautiful piece of visual aesthetics, an engaging story ...

[vc_row][vc_column width='3/5'] With great director dynamism and a particular sensitivity for narration, this short documentary by Richard Schertzer proves illuminating. In its discreet role of sincere and informal story, the film collects a precious and incredibly exciting testimony. Thanks to the cinematographic style, the documentary becomes...