He gained a diploma from the Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia in Rome in 1987, having studied under
teachers of the calibre of Furio Scarpelli. He went on to collaborate on several scripts with the latter, including
“Time to Kill” (1989) by Giuliano Montaldo, “On Tour” (1990) by Gabriele Salvadores, “Condominium” (1991)
by Felice Farina and “Centro storico” (1992) by Roberto Giannarelli.

Paolo Sorrentino, born in Naples in 1970, is a director, screenwriter and novelist. He started out in 1995 with the short film Un Paradiso, which was well received at the Palermo Film Festival. Shortly after he began working with Antonio Capuano and Stefano Incerti, and wrote scripts for La Squadra on RAI television.

Filippo Timi was born 37 years ago in Perugia. A stage and screen actor and writer, he studied acting in Bologna and began working in theatre with names such as Dario Marconcini, Cesare Ronconi, Robert Wilson, Pippo Del Bono and Giorgio Barberio Corsetti. His first film role came in 1999 in the comedy In the Beginning There Was Underwear, followed by Appassionate by Tonino De Barnardi, a film centred on Neapolitan music.

Giorgio Faletti is a writer, singer-songwriter, actor and cabaret performer. He first found success with his comic characters in 1970s at the Derby in Milan, which were then reprised on historic TV programmes such as Pronto Raffaella and Drive In – where he launched his traffic warden character Vito Catozzo.

Two brothers, Genziano and Mirko, haven't seen each other for 18 years. Their mother's death in a car accident marked the beginning of their estrangement. Genziano is a businessman in London while Mirko is mechanic with a wife and a son. Now, it is the funeral of their father that brings them together. It was their father's wish that both of them scatter his ashes on the grave of their mother. Two deaths that divided them and brought them together. The turning point comes when Mirko asks forgiveness; he was the car driver in
di Enzo De Camillis (Ita, 2009, 12') mar 8 The film is based on a true story, an unresolved legal case experienced by Enzo De Camillis and above all by his wife, Anna. A long letter written by Anna from prison is the start point for a painful but highly emotional story in which Anna relives the nineteen days spent in prison without having the slightest idea why.
Sezione VIII di Sergio Lambiase e Aldo Zappalà (Ita, 2007, 54') Dom 15 h 16.27
An animated cartoon. It’s the twentieth anniversary for an afro-Cuban couple. Only the wife remembers it and looks nostalgically at the wedding photo. The husband is emotionless and watches a baseball match, then he lets a fried egg his wife cooked for him fall on the floor. So quietly, the woman decides to leave with the wedding photo, far from him.
Nell’anno 2081, il Grande Fratello domina la società; sono tempi duri per i ragazzini, costretti ai controlli della Ludopolizia, che ha messo al bando le favole, prendendosela in particolare con la figura del Principe Azzurro. A quest’ultimo è stato dedicato il videogioco Shot the Prince, con lo scopo di creare consenso tra i ragazzi.
di Francesco Capaldo (Ita, 2010, 4') dom 6 What would be today's value of the 30 pieces of silver Judas received for his betrayal of Jesus? "30 denari" is a grotesque reworking of this episode of the Passion – done in Tarantino style; it's probably also the only religious western in the history of cinema. Watch the video




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