TIFA 2021 Editorial / General News

Morris "Il Cinemaio"

  • Prize
    Gold in Editorial/General News
  • Photographer
    Fiorella Baldisserri
  • Photo Date
    2021

Cinema has always been Morris’s dream. Everyone knows and loves him as the “cinemaio”,cinema as meeting point. In this year of forced closure due to the pandemic, he decides to keep showing movies in an empty theater. In the darkness of his cinema, sits on an armchair keeps the doors open to allow the inhabitants of the small town to hear the voices of the stories projected, while flashes of light come out that send a message:we will meet again He drew movie theaters on his notebooks since he was a child. Today, 20 years after, he manages 3 cinemas in a small towns near Bologna.