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SONDER

Through a unique lens, "Sonder" follows a cinematographer's journey as she grapples with the loss of her eyesight while striving to maintain her artistic vision.

  • Davide Picci
    Writer & Director
  • Elena Rojas
    Key Cast
    "Rosa"
  • Mishia Marie Johnson
    Key Cast
    "Amber"
  • Auri Brown
    Key Cast
    "Evergreeen"
  • Carlo Tonda
    Producer
  • Xiaochen Huang
    Producer
  • Nicolas Danoviz
    Producer
  • Davide Vincenzo Picci
    Producer
  • Jataun Gilbert
    Actors
  • Aleix Quintana
    Actors
  • Nic Creznic
    Actors
  • Marcel Sawyer
    Actors
  • Tamara McMillian
    Actors
  • Alani Jolie
    Actors
  • Dorian Burks
    Actors
  • Carlo Tonda
    Cinematography
  • Carlee Wyman
    Production Design
  • Xiaochen Huang
    Assistant Director
  • Sean Goldman
    Composer
  • Christina Saunders
    Casting Director
  • Jessie Nole
    Make Up & Hair
  • Jinjin Guo
    Make Up Assistant
  • Jacob Braun
    Cello Player
  • Zach Garcia
    Key Grip
  • Nicolas Danoviz
    Gaffer
  • Issac Montanez
    Grip / Dolly Grip
  • Sean Coit
    1st Camera Assistant
  • Chirag Chopra
    2nd Assistant Camera / Film Loader
  • Ari Nevarez
    2nd Camera Assistant B
  • Freddie Lopez
    Art Director
  • Maritza Zeledon
    Set Dresser
  • Andy Picci
    Poster & Title Design
  • Jessie Juarez
    Bestboy Electric
  • Daniel Alvarado
    Boom Operator
  • AK McIntosh
    Script Supervisor
  • Melanie Danoviz
    BTS Photographer
  • Newton Ward
    Covid Compliance Officer
  • Beatriz Cadenas
    Production Assistants
  • Victoria Pedroza
    Production Assistants
  • Catherine Camacho
    Production Assistants
  • Jaida Votolato
    Production Assistants
  • Edith.tv
    VFX
  • Alexander Schwab
    Colorist
  • Evolve Audio
    Sound Design & Mix
  • Hightosis
    Analog Glitch Art
  • Fifty Grand
    Club Music
  • Kiraw
    Club Music
  • Daniel Schulz
    Extra ADR
  • Davide Vincenzo Picci
    Editor
  • The Los Angeles Film School
    Special Thanks
  • Tami Terrell
    Extras
  • Kaelani Manuel
    Extras
  • Jeysner Suarez
    Extras
  • Alexey Leshchev
    Extras
  • Noah Fontaine
    Extras
  • Project Type:
    Short, Student
  • Runtime:
    17 minutes 46 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    February 23, 2023
  • Country of Origin:
    United States
  • Country of Filming:
    United States
  • Language:
    English
  • Shooting Format:
    Digital, 16mm, Super 8
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16:9
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    Yes
  • Student Project:
    Yes - The Los Angeles Film School
  • Golden Thesis Film Festival
    Los Angeles
    United States
    November 16, 2023
    Winner: Best Shortfilm
  • L.A. IFS Film Fest - Los Angeles Independent Filmmakers Showcase
    Los Angeles
    United States
    May 24, 2023
    World Premiere
    Short Film (selected)
Director Biography

Born in Switzerland from an Italian family, Davide Picci moved to Los Angeles right after high school to pursue his childhood dream of making movies.

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