Giovanni GIARETTA (1983, Italy) is an artist and filmmaker. He was educated in Visual Arts Production Design in Venice and holds a BA in Didactics of Arts. His work and his films have been shown throughout Europe, at festivals such as International Film Festival Rotterdam, IDFA and the New Horizons International Film Festival in Poland. Giaretta lives and works in Amsterdam.
(selection, all short) An Inaccurate Distance (2014), A Thing Among Things (2016), The Sailor (2017), The Nightshift (2018), La casa (ostinato crescendo) (2018), Words Words Words Are Decorative Sounds (2020)
Giovanni Giaretta at IFFR
An Inaccurate Distance
A Thing Among Things
Words Words Words Are Decorative Sounds
Artist's recollection of learning English. Words, memories and images merge with artificial landscapes, as natural and unsettling as a dream.