The land
of wonders


Strano Film Festival 2018

The first film festival dedicated solely to the culture of the land.


Second edition of StranoFilmFestival
Capestrano - Valle del Tirino, Abruzzo (Italia)
23 to 26 August 2018



We are delighted to announce the films selected for StranoFilmFestival 2018. Many difficult decisions were made, as we received over one thousand submissions. We will be screening 29 films from 18 countries from August 23-26 in Capestrano, Italy. Entry to the festival is free to everyone. The prize winning work will be selected by our jury: Charlotte Van Zanten, director of Roffamonamour Festival Rotterdam, Holland; Mark Anastasio, program director of the Coolidge Corner Theatre, Boston, USA; Americo Maria Cicolani, co-founder of Locomotion Films, London, UK; and Federico Francioni, the winning director of StranoFilmFestival 2017.



Official Selection 2018

  • Anywhere

    by Aleksandar Aleksic, Country: Serbia, Duration: 0.10.17
  • Azimut

    by Emiliana Santoro, Country: Italy, Duration: 0.15.00
  • Back To Nature

    by Joao Pombiero, Country: Brazil, Duration: 0.07.45
  • Broken Halos

    by Cecilia Fasciani, Paese: Italy, Duration: 0.08.00
  • Che fine ha fatto l'incivilta?

    by Diego Colangelo, Country: Italy, Duration: 0.06.56
  • Cousins of clouds

    by Romain Claris, Country: France, Duration: 0.01.00
  • Crowded Sakeb

    by Rama Obeid, Country: Jordan, Duration: 0.12.34
  • Halla

    by Kim Ekberg e Hannah Wiker Wikström, Country: Sweden, Duration: 0.11.00
  • Heart & Soul

    by Julia Mariano, Country: Brazil, Duration: 0.20.00
  • HORMIGAS

    by Riccardo Gaspare Contrino, Country: Italy, Duration: 0.24.01
  • I Don't Know

    by Vivek Jain, Country: Indiai>Italy, Duration: 0.13.00
  • Il giro del musicante

    by Julian Civiero, Country: Italy, Duration: 0.02.36
  • Il Grande Cretto di Gibellina

    by Petra Noordkamp, Country: Netherland, Duration: 0.07.54
  • La giornata

    by Pippo Mezzapesa, Country: Italy,Duration: 0.14.34
  • La nostra storia

    by Lorenzo Latrofa, Country: Italy, Duration: 0.04.31
  • Lead, Follow

    by Lu Heintz, Country: USA, Duration: 0.02.20
  • Liborio: An Artist of the Solomon Islands

    by Elliot Spencer, Country: Australia, Duration: 0.15.00
  • Mix Wildflower Seeds

    by Federica Foglia, Country: Canada, Duration: 0.01.30
  • New World

    by Gianluca Abbate & Virginia Eleuteri Serpieri, Country: Italy, Duration: 0.07.50
  • Nobody Dies Here

    by Simon Panay, Country: France, Duration: 0.23.21
  • Palingenesis

    by Nuno Braumann e Pedro Koch, Country: USA, Duration: 0.02.20
  • PLANTAE

    by Guilherme Gehr, Country: Brazil, Duration: 0.10.25
  • Sen Adam Misin - Are You a Man?

    by Alihan Erbas, Harun Koybasi, Country: Turkey, Duration: 0.15.00
  • The Pianist of Yarmouk

    by Vikram Ahluwalia, Country: UK, Duration: 0.12.45
  • The Secret of Cactus

    by Padelis Paradisis, Country: Greece, Duration: 0.09.57
  • The Stream VIII

    by Hiroya Sakurai, Country: Japan, Duration: 0.06.54
  • The Voice of the Land

    by Carlo Bolzoni, Guglielmo Del Signore, Country: Italy, Duration: 0.29.02
  • Torino '63

    by Noemi Pulvirenti, Country: Italy, Duration: 0.09.40
  • War & Cheese

    by Ben Garfield, Country: UK, Duration: 0.08.30