London. Christmas time. A man is desperately trying to save the life of a minuscule fish, but the situation spirals out of control…
Based on the short story “Tutto il dolore del mondo” by Michele Mari.

“completely and irrefutably, a perfect piece of comedy” _ Nouse
“a stratospheric leading actor” _ ChickenBroccoli
“masterpiece […] a 15 captivating minutes” _ Comme Un Lundi

Awards and Nominations:
Flickers _ Rhode Island International Film Festival: First Prize for Best Director
Short Shorts Film Festival & Asia: International Competition Best Actor Award
Certamen Internacional de Cortos Ciudad de Soria: Best Actor
Bibbiena Film Festival: Audience Award
Montefeltro Film School Festival: Best Director Award
Corto Dorico: “Sentieri di Cinema” Award
Corto Dorico: Critics Award
Corto Dorico: Youth Jury Award
Reggio Film Festival: Staff Special Mention
Reggio Film Festival: Best Actor
Retro Film Festival: Best Short Film
Fano International Film Festival: Jury’s Special Mention
London Short Film Festival: Nomination Best Comedy Short
Glasgow Short Film Festival: Nomination “Channel 4 Award for Innovation in Storytelling”
Short Waves Festival: Nomination “Best of Seven” Competition

Official Selection:

Los Angeles Short Film Festival 2014
Vancouver International Film Festival 2014
New Orleans Film Festival 2014
Woodstock Film Festival 2014
Hawaii International Film Festival 2014
Interfilm _ International Short Film Festival Berlin 2014
Foyle Film Festival 2014
London Short Film Festival 2015
Prague Short Film Festival 2015
Glasgow Short Film Festival 2015
Go Short _ International Short Film Festival Nijmegen 2015
Short Waves Festival 2015
International Filmfestival Emden-Norderney 2015
Short Shorts Film Festival & Asia 2015
Nashville Film Festival 2015
Bibbiena Film Festival 2015
Brussels Short Film Festival 2015
Kyiv International Short Film Festival 2015
Reggio Film Festival 2015
Lviv International Short Film Festival Wiz-Art 2015
Moscow International Film Festival 2015
Flickers _ Rhode Island International Film Festival 2015
Postira Seaside Film Festival 2015
Festival This Is England 2015
Montefeltro Film School Festival 2015
Lago Film Fest 2015
Edmonton International Film Festival 2015
GEM Film Festival 2015
Brest European Short Film Festival 2015
FIJR Granada Short Film Festival 2015
Sedicicorto International Film Festival 2015
Der NEUE HEIMAT Film 2015
Internationale Kurzfilmtage Winterthur 2015
I Love GAI _ Concorso per Giovani Autori Italiani 2015
Retro Film Festival 2015
Aesthetica Short Film Festival 2015
Sciacca Film Fest 2015
Roma CinemaDoc 2015
Fano International Film Festival 2015
Corto Dorico 2015
Leuven International Short Film Festival 2015
Certamen Internacional de Cortos Ciudad de Soria 2015
Rassegna Cortelli 2015
Northwest Film Forum 2016
Kinofilm _ Manchester International Short Film and Animation Festival 2016
Luxor African Film Festival 2016
Fango&Assami_Civitanova Film Festival 2016

ALL THE PAIN IN THE WORLD

Written and Directed by: Tommaso Pitta
Story by: Michele Mari

Starring:
Peter Faulkner
Cornelius Clark
Philippa George
Matt Mason

Cinematographer: Tristan Chenais
Costume and Production Designer: Daisy Bunyan
Editor: Daniel Davies
Music: Huw Bunford
Sound Designer: Marton Kristof
Colorist, Online Editor and VFX Supervisor: Ross Allen
Sound Recordist: Dom Corbisiero
Boom Operator: Tatiana el Dahdah
Production Manager: Natasha Roper
Casting Director: Francesca Greene

© NATIONAL FILM AND TELEVISION SCHOOL 2013

DoP Tristan Chenais London paris Director of photography Cinematographer Alexa Mini