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Frozen Assets 

Fiction Feature - In Development
Director: Camille Griffin
Writer: Eugenia Caruso

 

Miracles, magic realism and financial crisis in a small Italian town – a female led black comedy.

In a sleepy Italian coastal town, live an elderly overbearing mother, Assunta, with her three daughters: Caterina, Nunzia and Teresa - all past their prime, all with their own ways of coping. Assunta suddenly passes away. In a panic, refusing to face the aftermath of her death, the three daughters decide to do what they can in order to keep Assunta’s pension coming but fall foul of the towns superstitious community and the ancient Taranta ceremony.

Developed with the support of Creative England