• Saturday April 13

    h. 14.30

  • HALL 2

    Nuovo Cinema Aquila

  • Director: Geraldine Ottier, Italy 2018, 7’

    Short film

In 1972, a University Professor of Mathematics, Mariasilvia Spolato, loses her work and the affection of her loved ones when she comes out as a lesbian during a demonstration for women’s rights. She is the first woman in Italy to do so. Not being able to find a job or a place in the society of her time, she has spent the rest of her life on the street as a homeless woman, cultivating her undying passion for mathematics, until her death on 31st October 2018. Italian première.