Voices from the silence


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A journey from north to southern Italy to narrate the eremitical experience within the different religious traditions. Histories of men and women who try to recover their deep sense of self and life through an intimate and solidarity search.


Direction, cinematography, production: Joshua Wahlen, Alessandro Seidita
Subject, editing: Joshua Wahlen
Cast: fra Bernardino, Giancarlo Bruni, fra Cristiano, F. Dalmasso, Padre Daniele, P. Lentini, M. Simonetta, Suor Mirella, Suor Paola, Swami Atmananda e Fréderic Vermorel
Coproduction: Arte Senza Fine
In collaboration with: Film Commission Torino Piemonte
With the support of: Infinity e Produzioni dal Basso
Media partner: Italia che Cambia - Terra Nuova Edizioni
Language: Italian with english subs
Running time: 53 minutes
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Film festivals

- XXI CinemAmbiente – Italia - Anteprima Nazionale
- IX Sestriere Film Festival – Italia Miglior Film Documentario
- XV Popoli e Religioni Film Festival – Italia - Menzione Speciale
- XXII Religion Today Film Festival – Italia - Menzione Speciale
- Concorso Internazionale del Documentario Etnografico Vittorio De Seta – Italia - 3° Miglior Documentario
- Slemani International Film Festival - Iraq
- Diorama International Film Festival - India
- Festival International de Cinéma et Mèmorie Commune – Marocco
- Festival International du Film Ethnographique du Québec - Canada
- Dhaka International Film Festival - Bangladesh