The Young Observant

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    The Young Observant

    L’apprendistato

    Directed by

    Italy

    2019

    84 min

    • Italian

    Drama

    In a prestigious hotel school, Luca learns the art of service. How much of his own freedom and adolescence must the young man give up to work at serving customers?

    Festivals

    Credits

    Cast
    Luca Tufano
    Mario Burlone
    Lorenzo Campani
    Enrico Colombini
    Cristian Dellamora
    Damiano Oberoffer
    Ernesto Alberti Violetti
    Screenplay
    Davide Maldi
    Micol Roubini
    Cinematography
    Davide Maldi
    Editing
    Enrica Gatto
    Music
    Freddie Murphy
    Chiara Lee
    Production
    INVISIBILE FILM
    Production
    L'ALTAURO
    Production
    RED HOUSE
    Sales
    SLINGSHOT FILMS
    Davide Maldi

    Davide Maldi

    Italy

    David Maldi (Rome, 1983) graduated from the Roman School of Comics. In 2007 he was assistant director of TONI D'ANGELO PER UNA NOTTE, he won the short film festival with the film PASPRESFUT, winning a month's workshop at the New York Film Academy, and he made ​​the short film VERSO MARE - APPUNTI PER UN FILM SUL TEVERE. In 2011 he made the documentary SUL FIUME. In 2012 he collaborated with Codici Ricerche and U.N.A.R making ​​the documentary 8 A MEZZOGIORNO - APPUNTI DAL SUD ITALIA. He has created and directed many plays and videos and has worked in television and commercials. Since 2011, he has begun an artistic collaboration with Lorenzo Maffucci and Nicola Ruganti. Together they have created THE YEAR PUNK BROKE and the film FRASUONO (2014). His latest film THE YOUNG OBSERVANT (2019) was selected in the Concorso Cineasti del Presente section at the 72nd Locarno Film Festival.

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