WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 31ST PROGRAM
- 09.30am, Palazzo del Cinema e dei Congressi
Nightmare School | Nightmare Junior
VISUAL EFFECTS SUPERVISOR (VFX)
Lesson cured by Giuseppe Squillaci
Cinema was born in 1895 with Lumière brothers, special effects first came into being in 1896 with George Méliès. Since then, as two brothers, they grew together and always got along: speeding up, double expositions, stop motion animation, rotoscoping and film drawing, mechanical puppets and animated dolls, robots and models, and then the computer came...
- 02.30pm, Palazzo del Cinema e dei Congressi
Nightmare School | Master Class
EMOTIONS BETWEEN CINEMA, PHILOSOPHY AND NEUROSCIENCE
In the first part of the lesson, film Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri by Martin McDonagh will be anticipated by an introduction where analysis of emotional aspects identifying the characters, with particular reference to anger, will be accompanied by a reflection conducted through the Spinoza's philosophical perspective, who anticipated some of the most important current neuroscientific discoveries.
- 8.00pm, Palazzo del Cinema e dei Congressi
Nightmare d'Essai - In collaboration with F.I.C.E.
TITO E GLI ALIENI
(Italy, 2017/92') by Paola Randi
Lunar comedy that makes an effort analysing the end of life, solitude and death, Little Tito and the aliens is about the process of grieving. And is telling this without denying itself joy and without vilifying the pain’s fatigue. In Nevada’s desert, abandoned by men and aliens, director Paola Randi places a mute and nameless professor, faithful to a love that he is demanding to the stars.
The screening will be introducted by Domenico Dinoia, President of Italian Federation of Cinema d'Essai
- 10.00pm, Palazzo del Cinema e dei Congressi
International Feature Film Competition
(UK, 2018/110') by Kevin Chicken
Perfect Skin is a dark, psychological thriller about the making of a murderer; an intense, complex study of the relationship between a killer and his intended prey, which forces us to examine modern society’s obsession with beauty.
After the screening there will be a Q&A with the director Kevin Chicken
Second screening: Thursday november 1st, at 8.20pm, CinemaCity Ravenna