Sorgente-Ticino

Project supported by Mibact, Piemonte Doc Film Fund, Lombardia Film Commission and CNC.

SYNOPSIS

An old gold prospector, a policeman, a naturist, a young hunter, and a kid move along a river. From dawn to sunset their apparently unspectacular gestures acquire a magical dimension when carried by the incessant mysterious movements of nature.

THE AUTHOR

cacciaAfter studying painting and film direction he devoted himself to shooting creative documentaries and to teaching visual language.  His short films and short feature films naturally span genres, covering fiction documentary and experimental cinema. He directed music videos, industrial film clips, and promos. His films Vedozero” (77′) and “La Vita al Tempo della Morte” (82′), were appreciated at several festivals, including Locarno International Film Festival, Brooklyn Film Festival, Festival del Cinema Nuovo (Pesaro), Festival dei Popoli, and the Libero Bizzarri Award. ” He lives and works in the Ticino Valley.

CREDITS

Director: Andrea Caccia
Cinematography: Massimo Schiavon
Production: Dugong(ITA), Rough Cat (CH), Pico Film (FRA)
Country: Italy – Switzerland – France