Teen Dox

Proven Otherwise

Chiara Agnello
Screening time  
27.02. / Monday, 17:00 - 19:00 Theatre 2  
A story about a brave underage criminals trying to return to a straight and narrow life.

The underage criminals of Palermo, Sicily, angels stripped of their innocence by dark forces, that through commitment and courage are trying to return to a straight and narrow life, helped by their social workers, people who try to identify the inner suffering, the human element that young delinquents carry with them, that if addressed can save them.


Chiara Agnello

Chiara Agnello is a film director born in 1976 in Palermo. She has collaborated with leading Italian directors: Giuseppe Tornatore (Baaria), Emanuele Crialese (Terraferma), Antonio Piazza and Fabio Grassadonia (Salvo), Lamberto Sanfelice (Chlorine). Proven Otherwise is her directorial debut.

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Prova Contraria

2016, 63'

Directed by:
Chiara Agnello

Screenplay by:
Chiara Agnello

Maura Morales Bergmann

Edited by:
Giuseppe Giudice, Edoardo Morabito

Angelo Sicurella

Ginevra Elkann, Alfredo Covelli

Produced by:
Meproducodasolo, Asmara Films

Festivals & Awards:

Rome International Film Festival 2016