Two friends grow apart as a result of a few vicissitudes. In a fit of madness, the weaker of the two kills the other.
Lorenzo De Nicola
Lorenzo De Nicola (Lucca, 1976) has graduated in 2001 with a final essay on Giovanni Pastrone and has won many prizes. Between 1999 and 2002 he attended several workshops in scriptwriting and directing and a stage at the cinema lab Uno Uno Prima in Lucca. He worked on the locations of films by Gianni Amelio, Mimmo Calopresti and Giacomo Campiotti. He has edited, together with Marco Gatti, the documentary Cubalibre (2001). As director he has made two short films: Il filo rosso della ragione (1998) and Chi è l'ultimo (2002).
Il filo rosso della ragione (cm, 1998), Chi è l'ultimo (cm, 2002), Mutazioni (cm, 2002), The Shadow Film (2002).
Mirko Guerra (Turin, 1973) is graduating in History and Critique of Cinema from the University of Turin. He has followed a script-writing course at Maigret & Magritte of Turin, for which he wrote the screenplay of a 30-minute short. He has directed several amatorial short films and a brief documentary commissioned by Legambiente of Turin on the difficult living conditions in a metropolis.
Director of photography: Angelo Santovito.
Sound: Giorgio Pettigiani.
Music: Alberto Gariglio.
Editor: Alberto Rufino.
Cast: Alessandro Piron, Paolo Grasso.
Production company: Loko, via Di Nanni 122, 10141 Torino, Italy, tel. +39-11-334317.