NABA is glad to announce that the student of the BA in Media Design and Multimedia Arts, Filmmaking specialization, Federico Dematté was selected with his short film "Inchei" at the 36th edition of the Venice International Film Critics’ Week, within the section Short Italian Cinema, and awarded with the Best Short Film Award and the Best Director Award.
“Inchei”, produced by Nieminen Film and distributed by Premiere Film, is a short film on the edge between documentary and fiction that pictures with a personal point of view the life of a gipsy young man in Milan’s outskirts. An exceptional result for a current student, awarded by SIC@SIC (Short Italian Cinema @ Settimana Internazionale della Critica), the initiative that aims at supporting the development of new Italian cinema and promoting young filmmakers, an occasion of great visibility at international level, that hosts the presence of NABA students for the second year in a row.
This follows another great recognition: the participation of Simone Bozzelli, alumnus of the BA in Media Design and Multimedia Arts, who won in the SIC@SIC section of last year edition of Venice International Film Festival with "J'ador", in the last edition of at Locarno Film Festival. His short film "Giochi”, was selected within the section Pardi di Domani within the Locarno Film Festival, that has seen the artistic direction of Giona A. Nazzaro, lecturer within NABA campus in Rome.
Cover: “Inchei”, Federico Dematté