1. Who needs a home and a family when you've got four wheels?

    A man leads an organized life. He jogs each morning, works in the office nine to five, picks up the laundry once a week. True, he lives in his car, and he hasn’t seen his wife and daughter for a while. But don’t we all need a little break from the world every so often?

    Part character study, part road movie, Respite is the atmospheric story of a modern-day hermit.

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    Winner: Interpretation Award, Gianluca Cesale - Festival International Signes de Nuit, Paris 2016.
    Winner: Remi Award - 49th Worldfest Houston 2016.

    Festival Selections:
    30th Brest European Short Film Festival, France - 10-15 November 2015.
    7th Timishort Film Festival, Romania - 15-18 October 2015.
    16th Izmir Short Film Festival, Turkey - 17-22 November 2015.
    13th London Short Film Festival, UK - 8-17 January 2016.
    18th Spokane International Film Festival, USA - 29 January-6 February 2016.
    2nd Manchester Film Festival, UK - 3-6 March 2016.
    32nd Sarajevo Winter Festival, Bosnia and Herzegovina - 7 February-21 March 2016.
    ClujShorts International Short Film Festival, Romania - 04-10 March 2016.
    34th International Film Festival of Uruguay - 22 March-3 April 2016.
    7th Festival Internacional de Cortometrajes Piélagos En Corto, Spain - 2-6 May 2016.
    2016 Brazilian International Labour Film Festival / Mostra CineTrabalho, São Paulo, Brazil - 4 May 2016.
    A Long Week of Short Films Festival, Shanghai, China - 5-15 May 2016.
    10th Llamale H Film Festival, Montevideo, Uruguay - 5-15 September 2016.
    4th Festival Les Enfants Terribles, Huy, Belgium - 20-23 October 2016.
    15th Reggio Film Festival, Italy - 3-14 November 2016.
    14th Festival International Signes de Nuit, Paris, France - 24 November-4 December 2016.
    5th Smita Patil Documentary and Short Film Festival, Pune, India - 10-11 December 2016.
    15th Internationales Festival Zeichen der Nacht, Berlin, Germany- 21-22 January 2017.

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    Screenplay, Direction, Production: Adriano Cirulli - fallingfilm.com - http://goo.gl/wNFZgk
    Cast: Gianluca Cesale - http://goo.gl/lfz8dB, Sabrina Bartlett - http://goo.gl/rNQH1b
    Original music: Eivind Aarset - eivindaarset.com
    Cinematography: Robin Whenary - robinwhenary.com
    Editing: Elisa Cepedal - cargocollective.com/elisacepedal
    Sound design: Tom Lock Griffiths - http://goo.gl/qbRnjt
    Art direction: Charlie Marie Austin - charliemarieaustin.com
    Color: Tim Waller, Adriano Cirulli
    Additional Cast: Sarah De Winter, Stuart Gee, Robert Scott, Tereza Klucka, Carli Johnson, Alan Sawyer, Pete Smith.
    Associate Producer: Kevin Ahern
    1st AD: Andrea Palladino
    Production Manager: Kristina Neckel
    Location Manager: Andrea Mongenie
    Focus Puller: Jake Martin
    Camera Assistant: Ola Mesmer
    Sound Recordists: Tom Harburt, Grant Studart, Matt Price
    Gaffers: Tom Maine, Ed Riley
    Make-up: Ala Pangracova
    Stills Photographer: Angus Young
    DIT: Richard Perry, Iustin Filip-Mucenic
    Production Assistant: Joe Miller
    Runner: Selen Zorlu
    Film clip from “The Seventh Veil” courtesy of A2B Media Ltd
    Music clip from “Beautiful World” courtesy of MediaPro Music Entertainment

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    Adriano Cirulli was born in Rome in 1973. He holds a degree in architecture from La Sapienza University. Since 2002 he has worked as a VFX artist on a number of mainstream Studio productions - IMDb page: http://goo.gl/wNFZgk

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  2. Who needs a home and a family when you've got four wheels?

    A man leads an organized life. He jogs each morning, works in the office nine to five, picks up the laundry once a week. True, he lives in his car, and he hasn’t seen his wife and daughter for a while. But don’t we all need a little break from the world every so often?
     
    Part character study, part road movie, Respite is the atmospheric story of a modern-day hermit.

    Winner: Interpretation Award, Gianluca Cesale - Festival International Signes de Nuit, Paris 2016.
    Winner: Remi Award - 49th Worldfest Houston 2016.

    Festival Selections:
    30th Brest European Short Film Festival, France - 10-15 November 2015.
    7th Timishort Film Festival, Romania - 15-18 October 2015.
    16th Izmir Short Film Festival, Turkey - 17-22 November 2015.
    13th London Short Film Festival, UK - 8-17 January 2016.
    18th Spokane International Film Festival, USA - 29 January-6 February 2016.
    2nd Manchester Film Festival, UK - 3-6 March 2016.
    32nd Sarajevo Winter Festival, Bosnia and Herzegovina - 7 February-21 March 2016.
    ClujShorts International Short Film Festival, Romania - 04-10 March 2016.
    34th International Film Festival of Uruguay - 22 March-3 April 2016.
    7th Festival Internacional de Cortometrajes Piélagos En Corto, Spain - 2-6 May 2016.
    2016 Brazilian International Labour Film Festival / Mostra CineTrabalho, São Paulo, Brazil - 4 May 2016.
    A Long Week of Short Films Festival, Shanghai, China - 5-15 May 2016.
    10th Llamale H Film Festival, Montevideo, Uruguay - 5-15 September 2016.
    4th Festival Les Enfants Terribles, Huy, Belgium - 20-23 October 2016.
    15th Reggio Film Festival, Italy - 3-14 November 2016.
    14th Festival International Signes de Nuit, Paris, France - 24 November-4 December 2016.
    5th Smita Patil Documentary and Short Film Festival, Pune, India - 10-11 December 2016.
    15th Internationales Festival Zeichen der Nacht, Berlin, Germany- 21-22 January 2017.

    More info, photos and behind the scenes on fallingfilm.com
    Teaser trailer: vimeo.com/adrianoc/respiteteaser
    IMDb: http://goo.gl/sgVpIY
    Contact: adr@fallingfilm.com

    RESPITE - UK/Italy, 2015
    Running time: 20 min.
    Screenplay, Direction, Production: Adriano Cirulli - fallingfilm.com - http://goo.gl/wNFZgk
    Cast: Gianluca Cesale - http://goo.gl/lfz8dB, Sabrina Bartlett - http://goo.gl/rNQH1b
    Original music: Eivind Aarset - eivindaarset.com
    Cinematography: Robin Whenary - robinwhenary.com
    Editing: Elisa Cepedal - cargocollective.com/elisacepedal
    Sound design: Tom Lock Griffiths - http://goo.gl/qbRnjt
    Art direction: Charlie Marie Austin - charliemarieaustin.com
    Color: Tim Waller, Adriano Cirulli
    Additional Cast: Sarah De Winter, Stuart Gee, Robert Scott, Tereza Klucka, Carli Johnson, Alan Sawyer, Pete Smith.
    Associate Producer: Kevin Ahern
    1st AD: Andrea Palladino
    Production Manager: Kristina Neckel
    Location Manager: Andrea Mongenie
    Focus Puller: Jake Martin
    Camera Assistant: Ola Mesmer
    Sound Recordists: Tom Harburt, Grant Studart, Matt Price
    Gaffers: Tom Maine, Ed Riley
    Make-up: Ala Pangracova
    Stills Photographer: Angus Young
    DIT: Richard Perry, Iustin Filip-Mucenic
    Production Assistant: Joe Miller
    Runner: Selen Zorlu
    Film clip from “The Seventh Veil” courtesy of A2B Media Ltd
    Music clip from “Beautiful World” courtesy of MediaPro Music Entertainment

    Adriano Cirulli was born in Rome in 1973. He holds a degree in architecture from La Sapienza University. Since 2002 he has worked as a visual effects artist on a number of mainstream studio productions - http://goo.gl/wNFZgk

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  3. Kerry is a train driver, she is on sick leave due to a trauma at work. While roaming the train network to make sense of her tragedy she meets a man who understands her.
    Cast
    Keeley Forsyth (The Casual Vacancy)
    Daniel Casey (Midsomer Murders)
    Daisy Ridley (Star Wars The Force Awakens)
    FESTIVALS
    London Short Film Festival 2014
    Odense International Film Festival 2014
    Encounters Short Film & Animation Festival 2014
    31st Tehran Short Film Festival 2014
    Austin Film Festival 2014
    Shown on Austin Film Festival's On Story (PBS)

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  4. Teaser trailer for our upcoming short film RESPITE.

    Music by Eivind Aarset. Used with permission.

    For more information please visit:
    fallingfilm.com/category/respite/
    imdb.com/title/tt4463778/?ref_=nm_flmg_vsl_2

    Thanks for watching.

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