A journey moving between the past and the present day, with a wealth of testimony and reflections to tell the story of the writer Mario Rigoni Stern (1921-2008). During the course of an imaginary day, from dawn to star-filled night, his voice, recovered from the extensive archives, recalls the years of war and imprisonment. Once he returned home, over time the sergeant in the Alpine troops became the warden of the Asiago tableland, and his native land took on the value of a world to be preserved from wars and indifference.
After studying film in Padua and Paris, he graduated in visual and performing arts in Padua. He seeks to recount the relationship between the generations by highlighting the importance of safeguarding the local area.
A director of documentaries and video-installations, after studying filmmaking with Ansano Giannarelli and after graduating in audiovisual media at Cinecittà he returned to Padua, where he set up AviLab.
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