Entry 257


Xylella Fastidiosa is a bacteria that closes the veins of the trees choking them to death. It is the worst pathogen known by scientists. In 2013 it arrived in Puglia, in southern Italy and since then has killed millions of ancient olive trees. A young Italian activist visits ancient Latin American cultures to discover what he must do to save his regions olive trees from a deadly disease, and in the process his life is changed forever.


Fri 18.0920:00Small hall (Lihula)
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Title in EstonianSüdamepuu
Original titleHeartwood
Year of Production2019
Running Time (min)62’
Country of ProductionItaly
Language of SubtitlesEnglish
DirectorStefano Petroni
CinematographyStefano Petroni
EditingVitor Vilela
ComposerDaniel Avi Halper
ProducerAgostino Petroni, Stefano Petroni,Sava Riaskoff
Producing CompanyPetroni Production
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