A Tropical Sunday trailer
“ As if Chaplin was still alive and now lived in Mozambique” International Film Festival Rotterdam 2014Official selection International Short Film Festival CLERMONT “ An engaging portrait of four begging and scavenging street kids at a Mozambique amusement park ” Aspen ShortsFest 2014 FERRAND – France Best Drama Award ASPEN SHORTSFEST – USA Jury Special Mention CAT Moscow - Russia Best Actress CERTAMEN INTERNACIONAL DE CORTOS "Ciudad de Soria" – Spain Jury Special Mention SAPPORO SHORTFEST – Japan Best Film Best Director Best Editing SILICON VALLEY FILM FESTIVAL – USA Special Mention “Visioni italiane” – Italy Synopsis Every Sunday the street kids of Maputo go to the Tropical Luna Park and try their luck for a free ride. This is the story of four of them.
The Change - animation/15'/2011
A small village that lives in perfect harmony with nature suffers a metamorphosis after the arrival of a mysterious machine. "The change" is an educational cartoon meant for all public and audiences, especially the children. It attempts to explain in a simple and funny manner problems and solutions related to climate change, thus raising awareness and reaching more effectively the vulnerable groups. AWARDS Best Animation Ecological Film MALESCORTO International Film Festival – Italy (2012) Best Environmental Film VISIONI ITALIANE - Italy (2012) Winner of Youth Section, ECOZINE FESTIVAL INTERNACIONAL DE CINE Y MEDIO AMBIENTE – Spain (2012) 1st Prize FESTIVAL INTERNACIONAL CINE EN EL CAMPO - Mexico (2012) Best short movie CLOROFILLA FILM FESTIVAL - Italy (2012) Special Mention, TERRA DI TUTTI I FILM FESTIVAL - Italy (2012) Best Animation Film and Best Ecological Film FESTIVALPESIO - Italy (2012)
THE GATE - shortmovie / 14min/ Italy/ 2001/ ENG subtitles
A man accused of being the tattletale of his building starts an investigation into the life of an elderly tenant in order to prove his innocence. About this old woman, who spends her days leaning out of a top story window, no one seems to know anything. THE GATE “AXELOTIL” Award VISIONI ITALIANE – Italy (2001) Best Film MAPVIDEO FILM FESTIVAL – Italy (2001) Best Film PROVIDEO FILM FESTIVAL – Italy (2001) Best Film LINEA D’OMBRA FILM FESTIVAL – Italy (2001) Best Film VISIONARIA FILM FESTIVAL– Italy (2002) Best Film BOLZANO SHORT FILM FESTIVAL – Italy (2002) Best Film FESTIVAL DELLE ARTI – Italy (2002) Written and directed by Fabian Ribezzo Cinematography Mirtha Aranda Edition Fabian Ribezzo/Stefano Parisini Production PICA PICA BAJADA CORDON With Ada Balboni, Fabian Ribezzo, Michele Mellara, Alessandra Mandese, Moreno Mari, Otello Urso, Alessandro Rossi, Milco Fabbri, David Ribezzo