On November 23rd in Bologna at the Lumiere cinema, within the Il Festival the Illustrated Violence that made the setting, we witnessed the vision of the documentary "Beyond Silence " with an interview with Pina Mandolfo and Maria Grazia lo Cicero, the two directors, with an intervention by Giovanna Grigniffini, Bologna cinema teacher.
Immediately after, with great emotion, we screened the finalist videos of the national competition “We see the violence”, collected through the euroepa Step UP!
The winner Luciana Trulio, aged 22, with the video "Take me away", Followed by David Dessi 19 years old with "Your life is not a play" and finally Maria Elena Pataro 23 years old with "In Punta d'Ali".
The courts received compliments from the public and from Pina Mandolfo present on the jury, they fully understood the regulation that WAVE, but they showed ways of getting out of violence with different languages.
Two of the three finalists were present at the event and were interviewed.
The first finalist will automatically compete at the European level for the final award ceremony on February 14 in Brussels together with the other candidates and candidates from Europe.
We send you our best wishes.