Caterina, a beautiful Italian widow (Elizabeth Hess) teaches the Italian language to Peter (Matthew Saldivar), a 17 year old high school boy. Set in Yonkers, NY, the film is about learning how to love and how to love again. 36 minutes, 1997, color.
Festival Screenings: Breckenridge Festival of Films; Texas film Festival; Pittsburgh Film Festival; Brooklyn Film Festival; Cleveland Film Festival.
Writer, Director: Vincent Sassone
Producer: James Ellis
DP: Jeri Sopanen
Editor: Paula Heredia
Casting: Rob Decina
Music: Joe DeSanctis
Cast: Elizabeth Hess, Matthew Saldivar, Angela Pietropinto, Daniel Mastrogiorgio, Nicholas Giangiulio, Elizabeth Yaskin, Joe Rigano