What’s left of my Kingdom (2008)
Production: Playmaker & Officine Ouragan
Direction, Photography and editing: Marco Battaglia, Gianluca Donati, Laura Schimmenti, Andrea Zulini
Music: Giacco Pojero, Nino Vetri
Costumes designer: Francesca Pipi
Actors: Claudio Collova’ and the minors prisoners of Malaspina jail.
What’s left of my kingdom is the tale of the unique artistic and human experience lived by a group of young prisoners of the Minor Jail “Malaspina” in Palermo while they are preparing an adapted piece of Shakespeare Re Lear.
The guys directed by Claudio Collovà, have been followed by professionals in specialized workshops to become actors and perform in their own theatre work.
After a course in video shooting technics, they even provide a visual documentation of their experience speaking of themselves as they were the actual characters of the Shakespearean play.