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Waiting Room

Giorgio is a young hypochondriac who sees injustice in everything. He finds himself in a waiting room of a medical center and begins an unpredictable telephone conversation that will force him to deal with his paranoia.

  • Giovanni Mazzarà Jo M
    Director
  • Giovanni Mazzarà Jo M
    Writer
  • Giovanni Mazzarà
    Producer
  • Giorgio Indaco
    Key Cast
  • Sasha Di Maria
    Key Cast
  • Project Title (Original Language):
    Sala d'attesa
  • Project Type:
    Short
  • Runtime:
    9 minutes 7 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    February 27, 2023
  • Production Budget:
    3,000 EUR
  • Country of Origin:
    Italy
  • Country of Filming:
    Italy
  • Language:
    Italian
  • Shooting Format:
    Digitale
  • Aspect Ratio:
    2:39
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    No
  • Student Project:
    No
Director Biography - Giovanni Mazzarà Jo M

Giovanni Mazzarà, aka Jo M, singer-songwriter, producer and independent filmmaker, was born in Catania in 1987.  
March 26, 2014 marks the debut of Jo M as a singer-songwriter with the song "MondoSoft", two months later comes the selection by the MTV group for an important project - MTV New Generation Campus - there Jo has the pleasure of studying production music and video production, among others, with Carlo Ubaldo Rossi (historic producer of Jovanotti), Rocco Hunt, Levante, Lorenzo Vignolo (well-known Italian director), Pietro Camonchia, Emanuela Colli and Niccolò Agliardi (well-known author of historic Italian pop hits) .

The artist's first single conquers for two consecutive weeks, in the month of August, the first place in the radio charts published by Rockol.it and RepubblicaXL, as the most broadcast debut song in all of Italy.


On October 24, 2014 the second single "VITA VERA" was released, MTV asked for an exclusive preview of the video clip, publishing it on the home page of its official website.

On April 9, 2015 the third single "SUSPENDED" was released and in November of the same year, his fourth single "Da un pensiero" was released with Tillie Records, artistically produced by Roberto Vernetti. (producer of Pacifico, Mina, Mauro Ermanno Giovanardi etc.) 
In May 2017, after several months closed in the studio, he released his first album entitled "Reazioni di cuore" under the artistic direction of Roberto Vernetti for Simona Virlinzi's Tillie Records label.

In August 2017, Jo won the 2017 edition of Deejay On Stage, a contest organized by Radio Deejay, with the song "The hurricane doesn't take us", reached the final, after having performed in front of over 10,000 people, sharing the stage with artists such as Francesco Gabbani, Benji & Fede, Lorenzo Fragola, Alessio Bernabei, Francesca Michielin, Annalisa and many others.

After many years of study and in-depth study in music production and directing, in 2018 Jo began to try her hand as a producer and filmmaker; He begins his career as an independent artist by founding a creative studio and putting his hand to the artistic and executive production of new singles and video clips.


Between 2019 and 2020 he released 5 new singles: Breve Storia Triste, 22 Gradi, I love you from left to right, Mi basta un po di sole and "Ero Piccolo", the latter becoming the soundtrack of his first entirely self-made short film. produced and selected at several international film festivals

In August 2020 he participates in the Calabria Fest of Rai Radio Tutta Italiana reaching the final with the song "Mi basta un po di sole".

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