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

6° Festival internazionale Segni della Notte - Urbino - November 28th - December 4th, 2022

20th International Festival Signs of the Night - Italy

Italian Short Film

Competition #1
Palazzo Ducale
Saturday Dec 3, 2022
12 h

Forget Me Not
Non ti scordar di me
Giuseppe Petruzzellis, Fabio Marin
Italy / 2021 / 0:12:20

Gilda is a middle aged woman, mother and wife. One day she realizes she's having problems setting the table. These are her first symptoms of Alzheimer's. The stages of the disease become a stream of images on the breach of oblivion. Standing in front of her own disintegration, Gilda's only foothold is love.


Who, What and When?
Francesco Vecchi
Italy, Belgium, France / 2021 / 0:14:06

Ten years after the failed revolution of Tahrir Square in Egypt, Al-Sisi’s regime continues to practice forced disappearance, imprisonment without trial, torture. Shaimaa and Ahmed, activists in exile, and Mohamed Lotfy, who still live in Cairo, continue to fight to denounce the current government and those who, masquerading behind declarations of façade, arm and finance it




Luca Sorgato
Italy / 2020 / 0:19:33

Weak and battered, a man wakes up near a railway. The pale sun looks like it doesn’t feel like rising. The man walks through deserted places and stumbles into a plastic bag containing items from his past. He gets into a courtyard of a house and phones a woman. The sun washes over him with all its strength.


This Is Fine
Gianmarco Nepa
Italy / 2021 / 0:03:05

A family is having dinner while watching tv: disturbing images of natural disasters keep showing up. They remain silent and indifferent, already numbed by everyday news.


L' Incanto
Chiara Caterina
Italy / 2021 / 0:20:00

The voices of five women gradually fill the sound space of the film, weaving a pattern: These voices deal, in different ways, with the relationship to life through the discourse of death.

Washing Heart
Pietro Pedrazzoli
Italy / 2021 / Fiction / 0:10:00

After a finished relationship, a young man leads a monotonous life divided between his apartment and a laundromat. The repetitiveness of his life will be broken by an unusual discovery, which will finally allow him to move forward. In the background, some glimpses of life during the covid 19 pandemic.