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Nadea and Sveta

Nadea e Sveta (Italy, Moldova)

Directed by:
Maura Delpero
Cast:
Nadejda Arvinte, Svetlana Stavinschi
Duration:
12h:00m
TIFF edition:
2013
Synopsis:

INTERNATIONAL PREMIERE

Nadea and Sveta is a film about friendship and complicity between migrant women. It tells a story about motherhood, love, escape from loneliness and search for "home". The protagonists are Nadea and Sveta: like many other Moldovan women, they moved to Italy for economic reasons. Nadea's sons are grown up, whereas Sveta has left behind her little daughter. When her friend can finally go back home to meet her daughter again, Nadea has to face loneliness...

Awards
Special Jury Mention at the Solinas Awards 2010, Italy (script competition), Ucca Award (Special Mention), Cipputi  Award - Torino 2012, Shortlisted for the “David di Donatello 2013” (the Italian Oscars)

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