Il Ritorno (The Return)

FINALIST IN:

Best Tertiary Short Fiction – WINNER

DIRECTOR

Alexander Giblin

PRODUCER

Petra Lovrencic, Vittoria Merlino Dentice and Alexander Giblin

PRODUCTION COMPANY /
SCHOOL / INSTITUTION

Sydney Film School

SYNOPSIS

Salento, Italy, 1938: Pietro Benedetti, once a respected scholar and communist, is living as a fisherman under an assumed name with his wife and son when he is visited by a former student whom he betrayed to the fascist police twelve years earlier, and who has spent these many years in prison.

CURRICULUM APPLICABILITY

History, Italian

RUNNING TIME

12:54