Alessia Mandanici

Andrew LongAndrea SantoroAlessia Mandanici

Family Drama12 min

Anne-Marie Lux

Anne-Marie LuxAntonietta “Picci” FerrariClaudio Caiolo

Antonietta “Picci” Ferrari

Claudio Caiolo

Lentini (2021) by Alessia Mandanici, Poster
Lentini (2021) by Alessia Mandanici, Poster

A German-Italian girl travels to Sicily for the first time since childhood to attend her grandfather's funeral. Torn between alienation and belonging, she tries to reconnect with her Italian grandmother.

27th Stony Brook Film Festival 2022 / Winner: Opening Night Short

29th Austin Film Festival 2022 (Oscar qualifying)

37th Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival

76th International Film Festival Salerno 2022 / Winner: Targa Short Film Prize

19th Dam Short Film Festival 2023

San Francisco Arthouse Short Festival 2023 / Winner: Best Female Director

Amarcord Il Giro Del Mondo in 80 Corti, 9th Edition, 2023

Bahamas International Film Festival 2023

Festival del Cinema di Cefalù 2023