The piercing sound of the bar-code scanner punctuates the life of Cynthia, a discontented supermarket cashier. The obsessive "beep," at first invading her privacy and taking possession of her mind, will prove to be the beam of inspiration that restores her dreams.
DIRECTOR BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE:
Antonello Murgia, theatre director, actor, musician, founder of Teatro dallarmadio, a theatrical company based in Sardinia.
As a theatre director, he has been awarded in national and international festivals: First Prize at
Festival Teatri in corto (Cadiadie Teatro 2006; Cagliari, Italy), Special Jury Award at Premio Ustica (PremioScenario 2007; Bologna, Italy), First Prize at XVI International Festival L'altro Teatro (Teatro Pan 2007, Lugano, Switzerland).
In 2012, after a three-year training, he graduates as a film director at the Istituto Cinematografico Michelangelo Antonioni, in Busto Arsizio, Italy.
His final thesis and directorial debut - “beep”, a short movie -wins the Special BA Film Festival Award for the best short movie of the academic year 2011/2012.