We are in the southern Italian countryside, a hunter takes his son hunting and for the first time, he allows him to shoot. The same afternoon, the boy takes his dad’s rifle and tries to repeat the experience with a friend.

Director Bio

Marco Mazzone was born in Atri (Italy) and it's currently living and working in Rome. Marco graduated in Cinematography at R.U.F.A (Rome University of Fine Arts) and he is currently studying film direction at the “Centro sperimentale di cinematografia” in Rome (CSC). The main aim of his works is to explore the political and social identity of the human being, reflecting its ambiguities and paradoxes in the contemporary world.


  • Directed by:Marco Mazzone
  • Written by:Marco Mazzone & Edoardo Puma
  • Produced by:CSCproduction
  • Runtime:16 mins
  • Completion Date:August 21, 2020
  • Country of Origin:Italy
  • Country of Filming:Italy
  • Language:Italian
  • Category:Student Short
  • Selection:Student Programme 4
  • In Person Screening Time & Venue:Nov 4th Bridgeways Ballymahon 2-3pm
  • Online Screening TimeNov 5th 10am - 10pm
  • Links: Website

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