In Gravina the filming of the movie "My Body will bury you"
My Body will bury you, it is the title of the new film, a dramatic production with subject and direction by Giovanni La Parola.
Gravina in Puglia protagonist
Gravina in Puglia is preparing to dress once again the role of a film set.
The work is about to begin in Puglia, between the Gargano and Murgia areas.
My Body will bury you, history
The story will be set in Sicily in 1860, during the Risorgimento and on the eve of Italian unification.
The feature film tells the story of "R", a young woman, who is found almost dead, under the remains of a burnt shack, and her revenge.
The staging of some melee battles is planned, with the use of firearms and white weapons, with the use of horses and riders.
Works and production
As for the artistic and technical cast is almost complete, but has not yet been disclosed.
The involvement of theater schools, groups of theatricals, schools of arms and sporting and equestrian associations in Puglia is expected.
The screenplay is by the director with Alessia Lepore (who had edited the subject and the screenplay by Focaccia Blues). While the producer is Olivia Musini.
Production of the Cinemaundici Society with Ascent Film, and Cinemorgana.
The work is about to start in Puglia, between the Gargano and Murgia areas and in particular in Gravina in Puglia and around Foggia.
The feature film was selected in the fifth 2017 session of the Apulia Film Fund 2017 and receives a loan of 350 thousand euros from the Apulia Film Commission Foundation and the Puglia Region.
The Sicilian director is known for having won the "Cesare Zavattini" Award for his short film Still Life (2001); for his first work ... And if Tomorrow (2006) and for the historical short Cusutu 'n Coddu (2012), also set in Sicily.