Sic@Sic 2019


by Maria Chiara Venturini / Italy, Slovenia 2019 / 19' / In competition

Cast and Credits

Original Title / Fosca

Directed by / Maria Chiara Venturini

Screenplay / Maria Chiara Venturini

Cinematography / Salvatore Landi

Editing / Valeria Sapienza

Music / Alessandro Ponti

Sound / Emanuele Cicconi

Art Design / Vieri Cecconi

Special Effects / Giulio Cuomo

Costume Design / Stefania Corsetti

Cast / Elisabetta Bonini, Massimiliano Rossi, Ludovico Succio, Pietro Manfedra, Rossana Bena

Production / Vanessa Capello, Ognjen Dizdarevic, Luca Pancaldi – Bright Frame srl

Co-Production / Viva Videnovic - Strup Produkcija

Format / Color

Runtime / 19 min.


An aristocratic family faces bankruptcy. Little Fosca has to take care of her family that rejects her. One day she stumbles upon the studio her dead mother, a talented taxidermist. Here she comes up with an idea: in order to be loved, she has to become like her mother.

Maria Chiara Venturini

Maria Chiara VenturiniMaria Chiara Venturini (1992) after finishing her studies at the John Kavardash Academy she moved to San Francisco where she graduated in Motion Picture and Television at the Academy of Art University. She directed the short films, Chanel-Ancient Regime, Say Yes Dog: Girlfriend and Fosca.