A SPECIAL DAY
Thomas, african, born in Gibuti, muslim, works as a dishwater in a restaurant in Roma. He is a young guy with revolutionary ideas, deeply inspired by Thomas Sankara, president of Burkina Faso assassinated in 1987, known as the ‘african Che Guevara’. Thomas calls his closer friends for a meeting in a bar in Trastevere area to announce them a very important event he has been waiting for such a long time. Thomas will soon adopt a boy from an east european country, blond with blue eyes, muslim like him. An unexpected fact happens into the bar, preventing him from giving the good news.
DIRECTED BY: Kassim Yassin Saleh
STARRING: Kassim Yassin Saleh, Sidy Diop, Emmanuel Dabone, Massimiliano Vitullo, Dolores Gianoli, Miriam Galanti, Linda Chang, Elena D’Ippolito
TOTAL EPISODE: 1X 17'
PROGRAME TYPE: Short film
BROADCASTING: TATATU 2019-2020 (USA, Canada, Australia, Nuova Zelanda, UK, Sud Africa, Italia).
AWARDS & OFFICIAL SELECTION:
-SHORT CORNER CANNES FILM FESTIVAL,
-PIETRASANTA FILM FESTIVAL,
-FESTIVAL FILM AFRICANO ROMA
-ASOLO FILM FESTIVAL