35^ Lovers Film Festival
Special Event

Divieto di transito

Divieto di transito
by Roberto Cannavò
Country: Italy
Year: 2020
Duration: 15'

From her roots in southern Italy to her landing in Bologna, the leader of the Italian trans movement Porpora Marcasciano relives the discovery of herself, between the denied identity and many battles for rights. A researching interview based on the character of Porpora. No transit focuses the attention on the most intimate aspect of Porpora's life and on the discriminations that a transsexual person goes trough his life. 


film director

Roberto Cannavò

Roberto Cannavò was born in Messina in 1990. After graduating in cinema he works on film sets as an assistant and assistant director. His first direction was in 2017 with La prima volta, awarded at The Monthly Film Festival, Matera Sport Film Festival and National Integrated Sport Festival..


& Credits

Sceneggiatura/Screenplay Christian Poli
Montaggio/Editing Massimiliano Bartolini
Fotografia/Photography Massimiliano Bartolini
Suono/Sound Fabio Iaci
Musica/Music Fabio Iaci
Interpreti/Cast Porpora Marcasciano
Produttore/Producer Marilisa Murgia, Vittorio Martone
Produzione/Production Humareels Aps