GRASSHOPPERS

International Short Film Contest 52 ED. 2024
Italy 2023 18' Fiction

In a small village in the heart of Sardinia, during a terrible invasion of locusts that are devouring everything, a farmer has to face the passing of the baton, from father to son, for the management of the sheepfold.

Francesco Piras

Born in Cagliari (Italy) in 1978, Francesco Piras is a director, cinematographer and photographer. He has worked for years in the world of advertising. He directed the photography of numerous short films, documentaries and films. He directed the short film Il Nostro Concerto, which received national and international recognition. In 2021 he wrote and directed the short film Mammarranca. Grasshoppers has its world premiere at Sic@Sic-Venice International Film Critics’ Week.

TECHNICAL DATA
DIRECTION:

Francesco Piras

SCRIPT:

Francesco Piras

PRODUCTION:

Mechanè Film by Bee to Bee

EDITING:

Francesco Piras

ART:

Francesco Piras

PHOTOGRAPHY:

Francesco Piras

SOUND:

Claudia Pitzalis, Fabrizio Campanelli

CAST:

Giuseppe Ungari, Antonio Chessa

CONTACT:

distribuzione.zenmovie@gmail.com