Country: Italy
Year: 1998
Duration: 14'

North Yorkshire, England. Andy is hitchhiking to get home. Mack gives him a life in his truck. Bit by bit, Andy realizes that the trip will not be easy.


film director

Andrea Serafini

Andrea Serafini (Turin, 1963) graduated from the CFP in Milan as a film camera person. He lived in England and France from 1988 to 1994. He is presently working on the drafting of this master's thesis in Film Production at the Northern School of Film and Television in Leeds, where he is specializing in directing. In 1992 he made London 1991, which won the third prize in the Turin-Space competition at the Torino Film Festival. His 1994 film, Luigi e Bruna won a special mention in the Italian Space section of the Torino Film Festival. Block and Tackle won the Golden Sacher at the 1998 Sacher Festival as well as the first prize in the section "Tomorrow's Leopards: the Italian Selection" at the Locarno Film Festival.


London 1991 (1992), Luigi e Bruna (1994), Step On (1997), Block & Tackle (1998).


& Credits

Director: Andrea Serafini.
Soggetto e sceneggiatura: Paul Rowbotham.
Director of photography: John Taylor.
Sound: Ian Simpson.
Music: Stuart E. McDonald.
Editor: Venetia Burton.
Cast: Ben Porter, Rab Affleck, Anna Darvas, Stuart Williams.
Production company: Block & Tackle Production, via Rocciamelone 26, 10090 Bruino (TO), Italy, tel. +39-11-9087397.