Lecce European Film Festival

Drago Sholev – The Pig #fceLecce

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Living the invisible problem.

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PODCAST | Nicolò Comotti interviews Drago Sholev, director of the film The Pig.

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Drago Sholev sits down with us and talks about his latest feature, The Pig, here in Lecce competing for the Golden Olive Tree award. The Pig is a simple yet powerful film that keeps – and holds down – the audience inside the psychological and physical struggles of being bullied, just because of any slight difference to conformity.

The Pig: Pig is a quite overweight boy of 13, who suffers every day the bully of his classmates. One day he becomes a victim of another mockery attack by a new boy, Martin, and, in his attempt to get free from the scuffle, Pig instinctively fights back with just one, but probably lethal strike…

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  • Reporter
    Nicolò Comotti
  • Guest
    Drago Sholev
  • Interviewee role
  • Film title
    The Pig
  • Festival section
    Golden Olive Tree award
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