Sunflowers (Girasoli), a film by Catrinel Marlon: 1963. The young nurse Anna takes service in the juvenile ward of a mental hospital
Born in Iasi, Catrinel Marlon begins working as a model at the age of 16. Female protagonist of Luigi Lo Cascio’s first film (“La Città Ideale”, 2012), she is awarded in 2013 with the Explosive Talent Award at the Giffoni Film Festival. In 2015 she is directed by Brando De Sica in the short film “L’errore”. In 2016 she receives the Kineo award in Venice as a young revelation of the Italian cinema. Besides Italy, Catrinel Marlon plays in the “CSI” series and in “Gomera”, directed by Corneliu Porumboiu. She directed a commercial for Bulgari for Save The Children on the occasion of the International Children’s Rights Day. “Girasoli” is her debut film.
Press release from Manzo Piccirillo.