In competition

Reginetta

Directed by Federico Russotto
Italy 2022
Runtime 20'

Ciociaria, early ‘50s. A young farmhand is recruited to participate in Miss Italia selections, but her body measurements are not quite right for the contest. To undergo a terrible process of physical transformation seems to be the only way to be elected Reginetta.

Directed by
Federico Russotto

Screenplay
Mattia Caprilli, Francesca Nozzolillo, Federico Russotto

Cinematography
Sebastian Bonolis

Editing
Davide Michelangeli

Music
Sergio Bachelet

Sound
Fabiana Padula

Production design
Margherita Dotti

Costumes
Beatrice Del Conte

Cast
Chiara Ferrara, Caterina Valente, Amedeo Gullà, Mario Pirrello, Maurizio Jiritano, Adele Tirante

Production
Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia

Distribution and International sales
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Monday 05.09
2.00pm Hall Perla
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Tuesday 06.09
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Federico Russotto

Federico Russotto (1996), after high school, moved to London to study filmmaking and screenwriting at the Royal Holloway and Ravensbourne University. In 2019 he started studying Film Directing at the Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia in Rome, where he worked with tutors such as Daniele Luchetti, Claudio Giovannesi and Susanna Nicchiarelli among others. In 2021 his short film L’anniversario received a special mention at Alice nella città and screened in a number of festivals. Reginetta is his graduation short film.