Stand In

Direction
Year
2017
Country
  • Italy
  • Switzerland
  • France
  • Morocco
Duration
73min
Audio Tracks
Subtitles

A small crew is going around Marrakech and its surroundings looking for swimming pools as locations for the remake of an American movie in which a man crosses a county, pool by pool, to reach his home. Corrado, the ‘stand-in’, runs barefoot across the streets of the city, trying to find the path of pools that the main actor will swim through. While we observe his struggles, we start seeing the real actors and crew working on set between doubts and shouts. A film in an identity crisis looking for itself.

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Details

  • Original title
    Controfigura
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
    Rä di Martino, Marco Alessi
  • Cast
    Filippo Timi, Valeria Golino, Nadia Kounda, Younes Bouab, Corrado Sassi, Nisrine Adam, Ahmed Zitouni
  • DOP
    Gian Claudio Giacomini, Giulio Squillacciotti, Hasnae el Ouraga
  • Editing
    Giogiò Franchini, Benedetta Marchiori
  • Music
    Albergo Intergalattico Spaziale, Telaio Magnetico
  • Duration
    73 min (46-90 min.)
  • Year
    2017
  • Country
    • Italy
    • Switzerland
    • France
    • Morocco
  • Colour
    • Colour
  • Production
  • Distribution
  • Festivals
    • Venice Film Festival (2017)
  • Awards
    • Winner of Eurimages Lab Award - Karlovy Vary IFF (2017)

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