Faster than Shadows

original title:

Più veloce dell'ombra

directed by:

screenplay:

Francesca Staasch, Federica Tuzi, from her novel "Più veloce dell'ombra"

production:

country:

Italy

year:

2021

format:

colour

status:

Development/Pre-production (06/01/2021)

Alessandra is a restless, chubby and awkward ten year old girl. As if that wasn’t enough, she is attracted to other girls. This bitter-sweet comedy set in the 80’s tells our protagonist’s ongoing struggle against conformism and her difficulties in accepting herself and in being accepted by others.