Following the latest episode of domestic violence, Fiorella, mother of three, decides to leave her husband, their house and life after 40 years of marriage. At the age of 58 she finally applies for legal separation in search of freedom and new ways of being. Equipped with a hand camera her daughter Valentina follows her first steps into an unknown future. A complex journey begins, leading both to confront themselves and the community with its patriarchal structures while questioning the meaning of family and society.
Valentina Primavera is a graduate from the School of Arts in Rome. Since 2010 she has been living in Berlin, where she completed a M.A. in stage design and scenography from TU Berlin in 2014. Since then she has been working as a stage and costume designer. "Una Primavera" is her debut work as a director.
Film Selection: Una Primavera (2018, doc)
Cinema Next Europe
Austria / Germany / Italy 2018
- Valentina Primavera, Federico Neri
- Valentina Primavera
- Federico Neri
- Macarena Solervicens, Azadeh Zandieh
- Macarena Solervicens
- Fiorella di Gregorio, Alessia Camilletti, Chiara Primavera
- Johannes Schubert
- World Sales
Weltpremiere / World Premiere
DOK Leipzig 2018
in cooperation with Diagonale - Festival of Austrian Film