EXCLUSIVE: Clip for Maura Delpero's Maternal
- The first fiction film by the Bolzano-born filmmaker is set to world-premiere in Competition at Locarno
Lu and Fati are teen mums living in a religious shelter in Buenos Aires. Sister Paola arrives from Italy to take her final vows. When one of the girls runs away, the young nun takes care of her baby.
This the synopsis for Maternal [+see also:
interview: Maura Delpero
film profile], the first fiction film by Bolzano-born filmmaker Maura Delpero, which is set to world-premiere in the Competition of the 72nd Locarno Film Festival. The film is produced by Italy's dispàrte and Vivo Film and Argentina's Campo Cine, in collaboration with RAI Cinema, and is sold internationally by French company Charades.
Check out our exclusive clip below:
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