Festival internazionale Segni della Notte - Urbino
International Festival Signs of the Night - Urbino

5° Festival internazionale Segni della Notte - Urbino - March 30th - April 3rd, 2022

19th International Festival Signs of the Night- Italy


March 31 / 9 pm
April 2rd / 9 pm, 2022


Sylvelin Makestad
Sweden, Norway / 2020 / 0:14:40

Two young sisters go to great lengths to fulfil their mother’s dying wish. Pursued by the grown-ups who want the conventional funeral procedures to start, the kids embark on a last journey with their mother to fathom the process of her death.



Golden Jubilee

Suneil Sanzgiri
India, USA / 2021 / 0:19:00

In this third film in a series of works about memory, diaspora, and decolonisation, Sanzgiri attempts to recreate the landscapes of his father’s birthplace in Curchorem, Goa. He raises issues about colonialism and neo-colonialism through the lens of a local spirit known as Devchar and reconsiders ideas of freedom, loss, and recovery.




Valéry Carnoy
France, Belgium / 2021 / 0:18:56

Thirteen-year-old Nathan is about to join Malik and his gang for a strange integration ritual.


Ali and His Miracle Sheep

Maythem Ridha
United Kingdom, England, Iraq / 2021 / 0:26:20

Guided by his grandmother’s haunting Sumerian lament, 9-year-old orphaned mute Ali takes his favourite sheep for sacrifice. Over a 400km journey they bear witness to the beauty and unravel the ills of Iraq. Can both boy and sheep survive the hardship and accept their fate? A lyrical tale about the loss of childhood against the harsh realities of adult life.



Radio Freedom

Ismar Vejzovic, Bafl Sarhang
Netherlands / 2021 / 0:19:00

"Radio Freedom" tells the story of an idealistic man turned ham radio operator trapped in a besieged town. He finds refuge in an improvised radio station where he reports the war and helps his fellow citizens connect with their loved ones outside the town. His struggle for survival leads him through the war torn town where danger lurks from all sides.