The Judas tree Cardaci Vito wins the jury chaired by Achille Bonito Oliva.
Are on track to end the days of the BIF & ST 2014 altresi ‘known as Bari International Film Festival, which for its fifth edition – scheduled for April 5 to 12 – offered a full program of interesting ideas and great previews . Five different juries are responsible to reward the Best Film (International Panorama section), the best Italian film presented (section ItaliaFilmFest / Feature) and Best Short Film (section Archipelago), in addition to the Award Francis Laudadio and the Premio Vittorio De Seta to director of the best documentary film.
Just for the latter we receive, and we gladly publish, on the grounds that the jury section ItaliaFilmFest / Documentary – made up of 30 spectators and chaired by art critic Achille Bonito Oliva and documentary – announced on the choice of Vito Cardaci, for The Judas Tree, Best Director of the international festival of documentary cinema and film culture of Bari in 2014
“For rhythm, irony, language and ability to the complaint. Said in a figurative work that the art of political betrayal of a reality detached from the mainland and the islands, Sicily. A region which is not only a geographical entity but a place that has suffered indifference, populism and a social failure linked to the cynicism of a master class archaic. The film has the ability to highlight a negative ancestral through an ironic, according to the definition of Goethe: ‘.. the irony is the passion that is released into the gap. ‘This detachment produces communication and complaint at the same time. “