Gloria is being driven around Southern Italy when the car breaks down. Her driver Claudio pleads with her to wait at the beach, while he gets the car repaired. Now truly alone, Gloria's grief is transformed by the blue Ionian Sea.
DIRECTOR BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE:
Jeneffa Soldatic received her MFA from the Actors Studio Drama School in New York City, and is a proud life member of the Actors Studio. This year, 2017, she directed the films, Azzurro set in Italy with Giacomo Gianniotti from Greyâ€™s Anatomy, Ordinary in Los Angeles, and for theatre The Incredible Here and Now commissioned by The National Theatre of Parramatta with Wayne Harrison, and The Normal Heart at the Eternity Playhouse in Sydney. She has also directed and developed numerous award winning theatre and film productions internationally, Be Careful What You Wish For, for the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, Pick of the Fringe, Dolores, and nominated The Girl Who Loved the Beatles, Mrs President, and the nominated series Then That Happened in NYC and also the multi award winning production of Speaking in Tongues for Australian Theatre Company, in Los Angeles. Career Highlights: She performed at the Actors Studio in Al Takes a Bride, The Guardian Angel at the Living Theatre by personal invitation from Judith Malina, Curb Your Enthusiasm, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno and toured singing with The Polyphonic Spree, supporting David Bowie. Jeneffa is an on-set Acting Coach to many accomplished international actors and also at major international drama schools. She is grateful to be invited to the new Directors Unit of the Actors Studio in NYC under multi-award winner Estelle Parsons and newly appointed as adjunct Professor at Pace University Performing Arts School in NYC.