Anita is a fifteen year old girl who lives with her grandparents. She has a special relationship with her grandfather Mario who passed on to her the passion for birdwatching. His placid summer days are upset by the sudden arrival of his mother, Barbara.
After many years of absence, Barbara would like to see her daughter again but her grandparents are opposed to a meeting between the two due to the woman's turbulent past.
Anita's urgency to get to know her mother pushes her to lurk with her birdwatching kit to scrutinize the woman from afar, as if she were one of the migratory birds of the oasis...
DIRECTOR: Francesco Eramo
ASSISTANT DIRECTOR: Andrea Della Rocca
Plot & screenplay: Maddalena Licciardi
PHOTOGRAPHY: Yann Seweryn (DOP); Francesca Gaia Cisotto (Operator); Miha Sagadin (Operator); Elisabetta Ghignone (Stage Photographer)
ELECTRICIANS: Massimiliano Nicostra (Gaffer); Simone Adriano (Best Boy)
EDITING: Enrico Giovannone
ASSISTANT EDITOR: Francesca Gaia Cisotto
SCENOGRAPHY: Andrea Pitet
SOUND: Marco montano
MAKEUP ARTIST AND HAIRDRESSER: Chiara Cerruti
COSTUME DESIGNER: Francesca Caldarola
EXECUTIVE PRODUCTION: Maria Ester Fiore (Line Producer); Léa Canu (Coordinator); Ernesta d'Agostino (Coordination Assistant & Mobility Manager); Davide Garino (Production Assistant); Graziella Pillari (Green Manager)
PRODUCER: Francesca Portalupi
with the support of Film Commission Torino Piemonte - Short Film Fund - June 2021;
project winner of the 2019 Unpublished Award