Category Archives: Giffoni Film Festival

Juniors

JASON’S DEAFENING SILENCES AND RESOUNDING LIES IN THE FILM IN COMPETITION JUNIORS FOR THE GENERATOR+13 SECTION.

Last day of screenings in Sala Truffaut for the Generator+13 section of the 53rd edition of the Giffoni Film Festival. The film in competition JUNIORS directed by French director Hugo P. Thomas closed #Giffoni53.

Theo

OPENNESS TO DIALOGUE TO AVOID TRAUMATIC EXPERIENCES: THEO – A CONVERSATION WITH HONESTY SPARKS DEBATE AMONG JURORS OF GENERATOR +18

Damien Hauser’s direction sparks a conversation in Sala Galileo: “Let us strive to talk about our insecurities to avoid negative and traumatic experiences.”, where dozens of jurors watched Theo – A Conversation with Honesty, a film in competition for Generator +18.

Normal

NORMAL, ON DISCOMFORT AND MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS: LUCIE AND WILLIAM’S STORY TOUCHES GENERATOR +16 VIEWERS

An undefined era, a non-place, a sense of estrangement: the astonishing effect of the “tale that never loses its touch of reality” is strongly pursued by director Olivier Babinet in the plot of NORMAL, the feature film competing in Generator +16.

La casa dei fantasmi

AT THE GIFFONI FILM FESTIVAL THE NATIONAL PREMIERE OF DISNEY’S NEW FILM “HAUNTED MANSION”

Presented at the 53rd Giffoni Film Festival , Disney’s new film “Haunted Mansion” will arrive in Italian theaters next August 23. For the Festival’s jurors, however, it was presented in its National Preview tonight.

Big boys

THE QUEER JOURNEY OF THE ‘BIG BOY’ JAMIE IN THE FILM COMPETING IN THE GENERATOR+13 SECTION

The jury members of the Generator+13 section, in the renowned Sala Truffaut of the Giffoni Film Festival, participated in the screening of the competing film BIG BOYS, directed by Corey Sherman.

Who am I smiling for

NOTHING CAN SEPARATE A MOTHER AND HER CHILDREN, NOT EVEN DEATH: THE HEARTBREAKING TALE OF MARI, A CANCER PATIENT, IN COMPETITION FOR THE GEX DOC SECTION.

“WHO AM I SMILING FOR?”, a feature film in competition for the GexDoc section, is the audio-visual letter that Mari, a cancer patient, leaves to her daughter and little Oliver before she dies.

New elements of Franz

A LIE FOR THE SAKE OF FRIENDSHIP: THE STORY OF FRANZ, GABI AND EBERHARD FOR ELEMENTS +6.

Fiction and reality intertwine: a “white lie” makes Franz reach the breaking point, or rather rebuild a friendship that threatens to go up in smoke. To save his summer holiday in Vienna, affected by his friends Gabi and Eberhard no longer speaking to each other, the young protagonist of NEW TALES OF FRANZ, in competition […]