"So, who is going to go to jail?"
Set in the future, "Empathy" is a short film about "Jailed", a reality TV show that encourages the audience to judge and attack alleged criminals to win cash prizes. One day, audience member Rita, suddenly finds herself on the wrong side of the game when her apartment is searched by the show's crew. Rita soon finds out what it is like to be judged.
written, directed and produced by Riccardo Tamburini
cast & crew
Elena Mazzon as Rita Yardley
Alessandro Ananasso as Samuel Almíbar
Eleonora Cucciarelli as officer Vanessa Satchwell
Itziar Lember as Anca Sandulescu
Pablo Ortigosa as Tim Rogers
cinematography Giorgio Giannoccaro
art direction Yannick Robles
editing Emanuele Tiziani, Riccardo Tamburini
original music Riccardo Cocozza
costumes Cynthia Rodriguez
sound Alejandro Martínez Queralt
motion graphics Croma Studio