The Spark “La scintilla”

Director: Giuseppe Zampella

Category: Short

Genres: Drama

Year:  2017

Country: Italy

Runtime: 20 minutes

Production Budget: 10,000 EUR

1918. During the First World War, Antonio, a young italian aviator, gets
caught across Innsbruck highlands and locked in a prison camp, at
Sigmundsherberg (Austria).
Eight years after the war ends, Francesco, a doctor and ex-prisoner at
the same camp, goes and visits Antonio, who lives isolated on a
mountain.
Francesco wants to republish The Spark, an old paper written by
Sigmundsherberg prisoners, in order to demonstrate to Italian People,
what really happened in that prison.
Antonio can't trust anybody anymore and Francesco is hiding something.