Seeking the images and following the landscape, the drawings go with the aerial words of the most famous Italian poem. An hymn to simple gestures, to farming life and to natural beings in the land of Giacomo Leopardi.
by Simone Massi
Simone Massi was born in Pergola (Pesaro-Urbino, Italy) on May 1970. Ex-worker, of peasants origin, he studied Film Animation at the Art School of Urbino. Independent animator, from 20 years he is trying – in a clean way – to make his passion for drawing become a job. Despite the difficulties he has conceived and realized (alone and entirely by hand) a dozen small animation films that have been shown in 60 Countries of 5 Continents and have collected over 250 awards.