Why in the World?

Italy, 2005Documentary60"Language: Italian (with English subtitles)

Original titleChi ce lo fa fare!
Written and directed byFrancesco Uboldi
EditingRiccardo Banfi


The coppersmith. In sixty seconds, an ancient craft and its young performer.

Production notes

Clips taken from the footage recorded in the deconsecrated church where Giovanni Donnini has his storeroom and artisan shop. Some of the metalwork techniques he has patented remain secret and will be passed down verbally to who will keep his craft alive.


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