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International Short Films Competition

CIRUZZIELLO

Direction: Ciro D’Aniello
Country: Italy
Year: 2018
Duration: 11′
Sub eng

Cast: Isa Danieli, Eduardo Ricciardelli, Aldo de Martino, Antonio Lubrano

Synopsis: Antonietta is an elderly mother who lives with Vincenzo, a cerebral son from birth and forced on a wheelchair in a semi-vegetative state and with Ciruzziello, a colorful fish that lives in an ampoule. The woman spends all her energy taking care of her son, trying to give him all the love possible. Through her stories, the woman has transmitted to her son an immeasurable love for the sea, where they often go for long walks. Her fervent religious faith, already put to the test in the last period, shoulder because of a tumor that slowly she devours it and when after a medical examination, she discovers that she has little left to live, an existential crisis begins. The thought that his son Vincenzo remains only after his death begins to torment her, abandoned by the institutions will have to bear alone of a choice.

PROJECTION DATE
15 JULY 2019
Arena Logoteta 9.05 PM
16 JULY 2019
Saletta Siracusa 3D Reborn 8:00 PM