Letters in the wind

Synopsis
Niko lost the contacts with his son emigrated in Italy, 3 years ago. What’s happened? Perhaps he became a powerful Mafioso? Nikos decides, to discover the destiny of his son, going to Italy…

Directed by

Edmond BUDINA

Produced by

ASP srl Italy In assosacion with ERAFILM shpk Albania
Supported by Mibact, Tele +

Cast

Niko Gjini – Edmond Budina
Nina Gjini – Yllka Mujo
Goni Doci – Bujar Asqeriu
Lela Doci – Violeta Trebicka Banushi
Goni’s Friend – Ermela Teli
Roberto – Lulzim Zeqja
Fatmir – Naun Shundi
Eda Gjini – Adele Budina
Caku – Gerti Ferra
Zarce – Blendi Petriti
Man Playing Pipe/Keli – Vitmar Basha
Arianna – Eriona Kakeli
Dini – Lirjon Mille (Albanian dialogue)

Crew

Written and directed by Edmond Budina
Director of photography Tomaso Borgstrom
Art design Antonio Farina
Costums Claudia Columbini
Music Fatos Qerimaj

Festivals & awards

  • Regus London Film Festival
  • Taormina BNL Film Fest
  • Palm Springs International Film Festival
  • Portland International Film Festival
  • Newport Beach Film Festival
  • Leeds International Film Festival
  • Thessaloniki International Film Festival
  • Belgrade Film Festival
  • Sofia International Film Festival
  • Istanbul International Film Festival
  • Bangkok International Film Festival
  • Bangladesh Film Festival
  • Montpelier Film Festival
  • Med Film Fest
  • “Der neue Heimatfilm” Freistadt
  • EuropaCinema di Viareggio
  • Festival Cinema Europeo di Lecce
  • Tekfilm Festival di Roma
  • Heidelberg festival (Germania)
  • Monaco Film Festival
  • Gallio Festival del Cinema Italiano
  • Bolzano Film Festival
  • Festival del Cinema di Frontiera (Sicilia)
  • Linz International Film Festival
  • Grand prix Linz Interanational Film Festival
  • Best screenplay in Gallio Festival of Italian Cinema
  • Award of quality for the Italian Cinema in 2003
  • technical data

    Year: 2003
    Running time 90m
    Country: Italy, Albania
    Language: Italian, Albanian

    INTERNATIONAL SALES

    Lucky Red

    ALBANIAN DISTRIBUTOR

    ERAFILM