The Creation of Meaning
The Creation of Meaning

The Creation of Meaning

Director Simone Rapisarda Casanova

Production year 2014

Length 90min.

Country Canada/Italy

SYNOPSIS

The Creation of Meaning is set in the Tuscan Alps, where German occupying forces massacred hundreds of civilians during WWII, and follows the daily life of Pacifico, a shepherd born in the wake of the war among those same breathtaking landscapes.

CAST & CREW

Simone Rapisarda Casanova
Simone Rapisarda Casanova

Director

Producer

Simone Rapisarda Casanova

Script

Simone Rapisarda Casanova

Sound

Simone Rapisarda Casanova

Edit

Simone Rapisarda Casanova

Cast

Alexander Auf Der Heyde, Benjamin Auf Der Heyde, Siria Battelli, Pacifico Pieruccioni, Bartolomeo Puccetti

Simone Rapisarda Casanova

Born in Sicily.Lives in Montreal, Canada and currently teaches filmmaking in Jacmel, Haiti. He is a former computer scientist and holds a Master of Fine Arts in film from York University in Toronto. La creazione di significato is Simone’s second feature. His debut feature, The Strawberry Tree, shot in Cuba and premiered at Locarno in 2011, has won many accolades at festivals worldwide.


Filmography

Ti con zero (2002, short), Days of Shrub (2004, short), Open Sea (2005, short), Ephemeral City (2008, short), The Strawberry Tree (2011, doc.), In the Room of Forgotten Words (2013, short), The Creation of Meaning (2014).

FILMS 2015