WHO WE ARE
Lights On supports with passion emerging filmmakers from all over the World following them from the first steps in short movies to feature films.
They have distributed Pham Thien An’s short film "Stay Awake, Be Ready" winner of the Illy Award for Best Short Film at the 51st Director's Fortnight in Cannes 2019, as well as other acclaimed shorts like “Community Gardens” by Vytautas Katkus premiered in Critics Week - Cannes 2019, “The Trap” by Nada Riyadh which was screened both at Cannes Critics Week and Toronto International Film Festival 2019, "A Trip to Heaven" by Linh Duong premiered at Locarno Film Festival 2020, “The Criminals” by Serhat Karaaslan presented at Sundance Film Festival 2021.
Lights On participated at the 70th Berlinale in 2020 with the World Premiere of Lois Patiño 2nd feature film RED MOON TIDE.
Lights On is a world sales company of quality cinema based in Italy.
Our line up includes short movies, feature films and documentaries from international emerging talents. Any genre or narrative form is welcomed, but we have a soft spot for cutting edge movies and first films.
Support and develop independent cinema on an international level is our first commitment. Our goal is to be the film’s first promoter, exploit the potential of the movie, until it reaches the widest possible audience.