Stakhanov, Alex Scarpa, Italy, 2017, 14′
Fiction, Drama o.v. Italian, subtitles English
April 29th, 2018, 4.30 pm, Ridotto del Teatro Comunale di Vicenza – Regional Premiere
Alexey spends his life in a room building paper airplanes, eating only when the bell rings, without breaking the seemingly senseless rules imposed by a mysterious power. Despite the appearance he’d like to escape to see the world outside. The arrival of a new female coworker will endanger his plan.
Alex Scarpa (1988) is graduated in informatics and works as a clerk in Trento. In 2014, after making his first short film Luce spenta, he was directing assistant for Cittadini del nulla by Razi Mohebi and for Una casa sulle nuvole by Soheila Mohebi, in 2016. Stakhanov is his second short film.
Director Alex Scarpa
Screenplay Ivan Pavlović and Alex Scarpa
Cinematography Federico Frachesen
Sound Razi, Soheila and Spanto Mohebi
Editing Alex Scarpa and Matteo Scotton
Sound Editing Cine Audio Effects Roma
Cast Scarpinski, Zaccaria Zanghellini, Chiara Calliari
Production SocioCinema, Alex Scarpa, Nicoletta Agostini, Giglia Nonini