Social Impact Award to “HeartWood”

Social Impact Award to “HeartWood”

Stefano Petroni from Puglia with his documentary HeartWood – Nueva Memory wins the ” Social Impact Award “at Siff 2020. Through sudden epidemics, such as that of xylella which is destroying not only our olive trees, especially in Puglia – from...
“My Dear Mother” Best Music Video

“My Dear Mother” Best Music Video

MY DEAR MOTHER, a memorable video clip directed by Alessandro Scippa, are the sounds and words of “Neapolitan tears” that evoke stories of migrants and travelers in search of freedom and recognition. In a few years, in the decades between the end of the 1800s and the...
“Sheep Hero” Best Doc. Siff 2020

“Sheep Hero” Best Doc. Siff 2020

A traditional Dutch pastor is forced to innovate in a neoliberal world that conflicts with his idealistic views. The documentary with the original title “SHEEP HERO” directed by the DutchTon van Zantvoort wins the award for Best Documentary at Siff 2020 A...
“One Night in Teheran” Best Film at Siff 2020

“One Night in Teheran” Best Film at Siff 2020

A Night in Teheran by Iranian director Farhad Najafi won the awards for Best FilmandBest Cinematography at the Siff-Salento International Film Festival 2020, which ended on September 6. The film tells the story of a girl who seeks her happiness in this world that...
Dira Paes Best Actress at Siff 2020

Dira Paes Best Actress at Siff 2020

Dira Paes Brazilian actress wins the Best Actress award at Siff 2020, awarded for her performance in PUREZA a film directed by Renato Barbieri in competition at the Siff. Dira Paes is one of the most awarded actresses in Brazilian cinema and her curriculum includes...
Iranian cinema between truth and commitment

Iranian cinema between truth and commitment

Quick overview of the history of Persian cinema. Focused on social issues, Iranian cinema is among the most fruitful in terms of quality film productions, in the broader panorama of Asian cinema, although it has arrived a little behind on the story line. To date, it...