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No Dogs or Italians Allowed

No Dogs or Italians Allowed is a new stop-motion film with a heartwarming story of migration, adventure, and family set against the political backdrop of 1930s Italy from director Alain Ughetto

NO DOGS OR ITALIANS ALLOWED is a new stop-motion animated feature film from acclaimed Director Alain Ughetto (BAFTA Award for Best Short Film, Cesar Award for Best Short Film)

The film will follow the journey of Luigi Ughetto as he travels from Italy to discover “La Merica”, the fabulous land where dollars grow on trees.

No Dogs or Italians Allowed showcases the shared experience of hundreds of thousands of Italian immigrants, as they ventured forth in search of a better future across Europe, America and beyond, bringing their traditions, craft, and skills that helped build a new world for us all.

The film will be launching a Kickstarter campaign shortly.


Community Building, Film, Animation

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