Yuri Ancarani | 25 min | Italy | 2011
EAST COAST PREMIERE
A group of six deep-sea divers, specializing in working at great depths, live for weeks between the bottom of the ocean and the hyperbaric chamber in an offshore job on the Luna platform.
Directed and Written by | Yuri Ancarani
Produced by | Maurizio Cattelan
Cast | Daniele Andaloro, Ezio Bozzato, Marcello Casadei, Dario Fiorentino, Alessandro Fogli
Edited by | Yuri Ancarani
Music | Ben Frost
Sound | Mirco Mencacci
Yuri Ancarani, Ravenna 1972. He is a visual artist, director and lecturer in Video Art at the NABA – Nuova Accademia Belle Arti, in Milan.
His works have been shown at national and international museums and exhibitions, such as:
MAXXI, Museo Nazionale delle Arti del XXI secolo (Rome, Italy), R. Solomon Guggenheim Museum (New York, USA), Cinema Eye Honors, Museum of Moving Image (New York, USA), Prague Biennal 5 (Prague, Poland), XIV Biennale Internazionale di Scultura (Carrara, Italy), 14 Media Art Biennale Wro (Wroklav, Poland), ZERO…gallery (Milan, Italy), Fair: Berlin (Berlin, Germany), T.I.C.A. Tirana Institute of Contemporary Art (Tirana, Albany), La Friche Marseille (France), Videoart Yearbook 09.
And at several film festivals:
67th and 68th Venice Film Festival (Venice, Italy), Hot Docs, Canadian International Documentary Festival (Toronto, Canada), Cinema Eye Honors (Museum of Moving Image, New York), IFFR International Film Festival Rotterdam (Rotterdam, The Netherlands), DocuWest Documentary Film Festival (Colorado, USA), 23rd IDFA International Documentary Film Festival (Amsterdam, The Netherlands), SXSW (Houston, Texas), 4th Ann Arbor Film Festival (Michigan, USA) Full Frame Documentary Festival (Dhuram, USA), True/False Film Festival (Columbia, Missouri), Cinéma du Réel (Centre Pompidou, Paris, France).