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Per una carezza / For a caress

Andrea Bonetti
Italy | 2021 | 13’40 v.o. sott. ENG

Sweetness to shorten distances and to ward off shadows, black hands that slide over the body. Hugs of words, where the skin can neither dry nor feel, squeeze infinite silences, coloring the eyes, the cheeks.

Direction /Animation: Andrea Bonetti
Production: Ind.

Andrea Bonetti

Andrea Bonetti attended the F. Mengaroni Institute, graduating in 2014 in advertising art. Subsequently he enrolled in the Advanced Course of Animated Drawing at the School of the Book of Urbino. In 2017, under the artistic direction of Simone Massi, he worked as a draftsman on the film La strada dei Samouni by Stefano Savona, selected at the Quinzaine des réalizateurs in Cannes and winner of the Oeil d’Or Jury Prize for best documentary film. The film garnered several awards and accolades, including the nomination for best documentary at the David di Donatello in 2019. Andrea Bonetti has participated in various illustration and animation festivals, including the 55th International Exhibition of New Cinema in Pesaro with his third animated short “The darker Light” (2019), winner of the First Prize of the category at Cinanima (Portugal).