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

8° Festival internazionale Segni della Notte - Urbino - Aprile 10-14, 2024

22th International Festival Signs of the Night - Italy

Sala del Maniscalco
Thursday April 11, 2024
18 h

59 Degree

Matias De Sa Moreira, Cyril Pineiro
France / 2023 / 0:09:52

A couple and a real estate agent visit a parking space. In 2050, parking lots are now rented out as apartments, because the temperature is much lower than outside, where it's constantly over 50 degrees. But the man in the couple is thinking of buying for his mother, who is in a nursing home without air conditioning, and the woman is thinking of buying for herself. The real estate agent, on the other hand, is thinking of just one thing: making money.




The Unseen

Na Marei
Lea-Jade Horlier
France / 2023 / 0:21:54

Zaid, a 15-year-old, lives near Kabul with his mother and sister. Between school, his friends and his hobbies, he seems to be flourishing in a city in ruins after the war. But when his mother tells him it's time to get married, his ambitions crumble and the heavy secret of his freedom must come to an end.


The Wheat will not be Golden

Guoxin Wang

China / 2023 / 0:10:38

An old farmer has been abandoned by society, and left with a patch of land. This very patch is what gives meaning to his life and it is about to disappear. He is stubborn and powerless but he will not surrender and will fight until the end against modern times.





Thank You For Your Patience!

Merci pour votre patience!!
Simon van der Zande
Belgium /2022 / 0:17:10

From a fixed point of view, we witness a tense bus ride in Brussels, when Samuel – a Congolese immigrant – gets on to voice his discontent with Europe.


21 Weeks

21 Hafteh Baad
Nasrin Mohammadpour
Iran / 2022 / 0:13:00


A determined young woman decides to have an abortion, asserting her right as a woman to control her own reproductive decisions and the timing of her pregnancies. She remains steadfast in her decision despite her husband’s disagreement and the threats he makes. Twenty-one weeks into her pregnancy, she gets an illegal abortion. Haunted by a profound sense of guilt, she embarks on a poignant journey to find a suitable resting place for her fetus. However, this journey takes an unexpected and heartbreaking turn when her handbag, containing the precious remains, is stolen.