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Animation stop motion short inspired by "Letter by a worried father" of Marco Formigoni.

Milan, Italy. An italian young man with black skin is killed because he stole some cakes. A few miles away from there, a father wants to explain what happened to his adopted son. He started to write a letter trying to make order into his thoughts. He wants to see the right words, between a scary future, the happy memories of the past and a concern present.

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Cortometraggio in animazione stop motion ispirato alla "Lettera di un papà preoccupato" di Marco Formigoni.

Milano, un ragazzo italiano di origine burkinabé viene ucciso per aver rubato dei dolci.
Poco lontano un padre adottivo vuole spiegare al figlio cos'è appena successo. Scrive una lettera per dare ordine ai propri pensieri.
Vuole vedere le parole giuste, nascoste tra la paura per il futuro, i felici ricordi del passato e i dubbi del presente.

PREMI / PRIZES
- 2012 Awarded with a Special Mention by Associazione Marco Formigoni during the first edition of Vola Alto competition. (marcoformigoni.it)
- 2012 Second prize - 3rd Festival Mediterrante.
- 2012 Post about the movie on E-Il Mensile, Emergency's official monthly journal (section "For the children")
- 2012 Screened at Milano Film Festival, Salon de refusés (milanofilmfestival.it/sezione.php?rassegna_id=20)
- 2012 Screened at RiGenerazioni, Festival about citizenship organized by the Municipality of Milan.
- 2013 First Prize - Walk On Rights (Amnesty International) (walkonrights.org/index.php/archives/1460)
- 2013 Final Selection - Taglia Corti 2013

CREDITS
Direction: Sami El Kelsh
Screenplay, Editing, Post-Production: Sami El Kelsh e Guido Ingenito
D.O.P.: Antonio Gualano
Voice Over: Alessio Luise (rockit.it/luisenzaltro)
O.S.T.: Michele Caiati (scuoladimusicamc.it/docenti-scuola-di-musica-mc/michele-caiati-chitarra-moderna/) + Luisenzaltro (rockit.it/luisenzaltro)

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