Presentation

accordi @ DISACCORDI
International Short Film Festival – 17th Edition

Redesigning the festival all of a sudden with the language of the Web is the challenge to the change that recent government regulations have imposed on us by saying goodbye, for this year, to the presence of the live audience

Thanks to the partnership of the international platform “Festhome” with ‘accordi @ DISACCORDI’, all short films, animated short films, documentaries and making of, this year will be shown exclusively online, for 24 hours starting from the online show on 10 November 2020 and to follow for 12 days.accordi @ DISACCORDI, International Short Film Festival, in its 17th edition, sees the participation, in its various sections, of 128 short films representing 27 nations of the 3.721 short films received in the competition from 116 countries. These are the first flattering numbers of the kermesse directed by Pietro Pizzimento and Fabio Gargano.

The 17th edition of accordi @ DISACCORDI International Short Film Festival is organized by the Association Movies Event, with the main sponsor ASCI – Neapolitan Cinema School, with the partnership of Film Commission Campania Region and AMC – Association of Cinematographic and Television Editors and in collaboration with the City of Naples –  Department of Culture and Tourism, with the Experimental Centre of Cinematography, with National Short Film Centre, and with the support of the Campania Region.

The new challenge that awaits us with the audience and the people involved in the work, will be to share the language of the short film, to unite the nations, and to intrigue through the enhancement of the Web media with which the festival will have to interact from the next years.

The festival, this year, consists of six sections in competition: short films of international, national fiction and directors from the Campania Region; short documentaries, animated shorts and making of; panorama of each section in competition and to conclude the section out of competition that last year has excited the audience: Short short films: short films from a few seconds to three minutes! This year, the “Quarantine Time” section could not be missed: an explosion of narrative creativity in times of crisis.

The winner of the national short film and the winning director from Campania will be awarded, in the presence with the reopening of the cinemas, respectively the prize of one thousand Euros provided by the Film Commission Campania Region and a crane film kindly offered by ASCI, Neapolitan Cinema School in the person of Luca Cestari.

The artistic jury will be composed by the editor Giogiò Franchini, president, accompanied by the actress Teresa Saponangelo and the director Lamberto Lambertini. The technical jury sponsored by AMC, Associazione Montaggio Cinematografico Televisivo, will be composed by the editors Giogiò Franchini, president, and by Osvaldo Bargero and Alessandro Giordani and will present the award for best editing.