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A Song from the Future

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A Song from the Future

Ντοκιμαντέρ / Documentary Ελβετία / Switzerland, 2017, 17′ MP4, Έγχρ. / Color, Με ήχο / Sound Σομαλικά / Somalian

Σκηνοθεσία / Direction Tommaso Donati Μοντάζ / Editing Tommaso Donati Φωτογραφία / Photography Tommaso Donati Ήχος / Sound Tommaso Donati Παραγωγός / Producer Tommaso Donati Συμμετέχει / Featuring Maxa muud Cumar Adan

A Somali migrant seeks refuge in the underground of a building near the Swiss-Italian border. When he hears a popular song from his country he becomes nostalgic for his home country.

Tommaso Donati

Born in 1988, he lives and works in Lugano. His output to date has been split between documentary, experimental cinema and photography. Recurrent themes in his work are the relations between humans, animals and the nature-space in which they live.

The 9th Athens Avant-Garde Film Festival is carried out in the context of “Cinephilia in the New Age II” which is funded by the European Union — European Regional Development Fund (Operational Programme ROP ATTIKI of NSRF 2014-2020). All actions are carried out under the auspices of the Hellenic Ministry of Culture and Sports.