Virginia, a psychic living in a petrol station, doesn’t want her son to leave home – an old memory of a fire haunts her, and starts to re-surface as a tragic flashback.
Francesco Puppiniis a director and writer from Milan. A graduate from the Northern Film School in Leeds, he was a digital creative on the talent programme for the online relaunch of BBC Three. His first experimental film Some Body premiered at Leeds International Film Festival and screened at many film festivals internationally. Crossing boundaries between factual and fiction, Francesco explores topics such as memory and identity. He was recently selected to attend a workshop run by director Cristian Mungiu in Bologna, where he started developing his latest project. Virginia ishisgraduation film.