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 The Fish Doctor

sunday, September 29th, 2019 at 4:15pm

Program #20

Luigi is the owner of what appears to be a fish shop. Two TV producers discover the strange little shop, and intrigued by his activity, they invite the quirky man to their freak TV show but Luigi will manage to turn everyone into silent fish.

Meet the filmmakers

WRITER - susanna della sala

DIRECTOR - susanna della sala

PRODUCER - susanna della sala





susanna della sala

Susanna della Sala has gained experience in different fields, such as dancing, acting, painting and design, studying in Italy and USA. She started working as a production designer and at the same time she worked as a director of experimental and independent projects. Graduated at the Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia of Rome, she currently works in international film and television productions such as "Medici", "Masters of Florence", "Wonder Woman" directed by Patty Jenkins, Murder Mystery (Netflix) and the feature Tornatore film. 
Her first short film as a director is "The Fish Doctor" (2017), starring Giorgio Cantarini, the unforgettable Giosuè from "La Vita è Bella - Life is Beautiful", Roberto Benigni's Oscar-winning masterpiece. 
She's now working on her first feature docufilm "Last Stop Before Chocolate Mountain" produced by Tao Ruspoli and Lily Johnson and "Neolovismo" where she stars and codirects with Mike Bruce.