Genericamente, Giulio Neglia, Italy, 2019, 18’
Fiction, o.v. Italian, English subtitles

WTFF5 – International Competition Short Films


Paolo, a background actor, has always dreamt of becoming a great actor. His performing “talent”, however, doesn’t seem to be really appreciated. Torn between hopes and family obligations, Paolo’s world starts to crumble beneath his feet.

Director’s bio-filmography
Giulio Neglia (1991) is a cinema actor and director; he has worked on short films, documentaries, tv commercials, web-series, and music videos. In 2017 he won the prize as best actor in a foreign movie for Appunti di viaggio by Andrea Natale at the International Filmmaker Festival of World Cinema London. In 2018 he featured in the film Ricchi di fantasia by Francesco Miccichè, with Sergio Castellitto, Sabrina Ferilli, and Paolo Calabresi.


Directed by Giulio Neglia
Screenplay Giulio Neglia
DOP Francesco Giorgi
Sound Simone Lucarella
Editing Giovanni Pompetti
Music Francesco Spada
Cast Paolo Triestino, Gianfranco Gallo, Veruska Rossi
Production Salenzia, Nuovo Imaie, Duel Prod.
Distribution Associak Distribuzione