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Michele Cirigliano

Switzerland

Biography

Born in 1976 in Zurich, Switzerland. 1996-2001 Studies secondary education at University of Zurich. 2002-12 Works as secondary school teacher. 2012 BA in Social Sciences from University of Zurich. 2010-12 Tutors in Film Studies at University of Zurich. 2012-14 Attends ZHdK (Zürcher Hochschule der Künste). 2014 MA in Film from ZHdK.


Filmography:
2014 Padrone e sotto, 2014, 72 Minutes
2013 Et les portes s’ouvrent, Doc, 2013, 9 Minutes
2011 Quando si uccide(va) il maiale, Doc, 2011, 53 Minutes

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Padrone e sotto

Padrone e sotto (Orig.) / 2014 / Switzerland / 72 min

Tricarico in the deep south of Italy. Those who are allowed to drink are winners. And those who remain sober are losers. That’s what filmmaker Michele Cirigliano understood as a child about the drinking game ‘Padrone e Sotto’ when he sat in a shabby bar watching the older men play it...

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