Happy Today

Giulio Tonincelli

Synopsis

In the shadow of Mount Oret, which dominates the landscape of the village, Patricia is learning each day to accompany new mothers through the physical pain and the immense emotion of giving birth. « Together with woman » is the meaning of her chosen vocation to love and serve with joy, this is what it means to be a Midwife.

Director Biography

Giulio Tonincelli is an independent filmmaker. He holds a bachelor’s degree from the Accademia di Belle Arti Santa Giulia, Brescia. He has worked in New York in the studio of photographer Steve McCurry and collaborated on several productions with directors such as Luca Guadagnino, Edoardo Gabbriellini and Ferdinando Cito Filomarino. He has also been partecipating in projects with various NGOs in Syria, Turkey, Palestine, Uganda, India, Bolivia, Chile and Argentina.

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