Animal Blessing (2011)

A short dramatic film set in 1948 Friuli, Italy. This film was inspired by the poetic observations of Pier Paolo Pasolini as a young man and the hard working, self sustaining farming roots ... See full summary »

Director:

Claudia Medina

Writer:

Claudia Medina

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Cast

Credited cast:
Loredana De Luca Loredana De Luca ... Maria
Mele Ferrarini Mele Ferrarini ... Maestro Paoli
Tommaso Praturlon Tommaso Praturlon ... Tonuti
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A short dramatic film set in 1948 Friuli, Italy. This film was inspired by the poetic observations of Pier Paolo Pasolini as a young man and the hard working, self sustaining farming roots of my father's family in the rural village of San Giovanni di Casarsa. A farmwife is called to help in a birth, a boy dressed as a monk is entrusted to take the family cow to the traditional animal blessings, and a young aetheist poet goes for a walk looking for inspiration...Shot on location with much generous help from the local community. It is the first dramatic film made in the local dialect of the region. Written by official website

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Short

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Country:

Italy

Language:

Italian

Release Date:

1 May 2011 (Italy) See more »

Filming Locations:

Friuli, Italia

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Production Co:

EnMedia Productions See more »
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Technical Specs

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.66 : 1
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