ROSSO: A TRUE LIE ABOUT A FISHERMAN
INSTITUTE: La Femis
SYNOPSIS: Clemente is an old Sicilian fisherman who goes on working in spite of his old age. His life is disrupted the day he finds a young refugee’s dead body stuck in his fishnets.
PROFILE: Antonio Messana was born and raised in Trapani; he left Sicily to study Philosophy at University. The distance from the Sicilian sea was driving him crazy and he soon found out that it was boring spending his days on books. Therefore, he shifted his attention to cinema, searching for action and dreams.