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An evening like many others, three friends sit around a table discussing one of the most universal themes known to human kind: happiness. Torn apart by different viewpoints, they inevitably clash with their limits, revealing a deep existential instability.

  • Francesca MArinelli
    Mamma Mia
  • Dario Trovato
  • Dario Trovato
  • Francesca Marinelli
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  • Project Type:
    Animation, Experimental, Short
  • Genres:
    Drama, experimental
  • Runtime:
    5 minutes
  • Completion Date:
    November 1, 2016
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Director Biography - Francesca MArinelli, Dario Trovato

FRANCESCA MARINELLI was born on March 10th 1985 in Latina and now lives in Angoulême. After studying at Turin's National School of Animation, she worked for two years as character designer and animator for a Florence-based animation studio. Francesca is currently working as a freelancer in the fields of short films, animated TV series and commercials. She has always had a strong passion for drawing, color and stories. Her works were featured in several contests, showcasing her transversal interest in illustration, comics and animation.
"In viaggio" (2011)
"Mamma mia" (2013)

DARIO TROVATO was born on the 15th of February 1979 in Cagliari, Sardegna. He currently lives and works in Florence. After graduating in communication at the University of Trieste and earning a master's degree in Multimedia Content Design at the University of Florence, Dario starts working at the prestigious Misseri animation studio, perfecting his skills in the audiovisual post-production of stop-motion animated series. Ensuing this experience, Dario dedicates the following seven years to building his freelance video-making career. He now mainly devotes his time and work to Balzo, a Florence-based company specialized in video-game and mobile app development. Since 2006 he has been constantly creating films and self-produced animations.

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