Chiara, eighteen years old, runs away from home at night to join her friend Francesco: from that moment on, her life changes forever. The story of a saint, the story of a girl and her dream of freedom.
Biography Susanna Nicchiarelli
Susanna Nicchiarelli was born in Rome in 1975. Philosophy graduate with a PhD at the Scuola Normale Superiore of Pisa, in 2004 she graduates in Film Direction at the Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia. After a few shorts and documentaries, in 2009 she directs her first film, “Cosmonauta”, winner of Controcampo at the Venice Film Festival, followed by the “Discovery of Dawn” (2012),” Nico, 1988” (2017), Best Film in Orizzonti, and “Miss Marx”, main competition at the Venice Film Festival in 2020. “Chiara” is her fifth film.