Mud Road

Nominated for

Best Short Doc

Directed by

Francesco De Giorgi

10' • Ethiopia • 2019

Language: 

Amharic

In South Ethiopia, an ambulance driver has to bring a young lady to the hospital for delivery, but the nearest one is 300 Km far from the village. It’s a long journey along a road full of mud.

Director's Bio: Francesco De Giorgi, 27 years old, was born in Salento (Copertino (Le) - South Italy). In 2013 he graduated in Classics at the University of Pisa. After that, he studied Cinema at the University Roma Tre in Rome and, then, he graduated in lm direction and production at the Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografía, the most important Film School in Italy. Thanks to the school, he had the opportunity to work in lots of professional lm sets. Now, he works as a freelance filmmaker for ADV productions and agencies and TV companies. He usually work for commercials, branded contents and web videos.