Iris Feature 2016

Just Say Yes (Lei disse sì)

'Just say yes' is a documentary about two women who love each other. 'Just say yes' is a fragment of Italy, a collection of Swedish woods and lakes; it's a wedding party where the main ingredients on the menu are civil rights.

DIRECTOR: Maria Pecchioli
CAST: Ingrid Lamminpää and Lorenza Soldani
Italy / Sweden , 68 min - English subtitles

‘Just say yes’ is a documentary about two women, Ingrid Lamminpää and Lorenza Soldani, who love each other. ‘Just say yes’ is a fragment of Italy, a collection of Swedish woods and lakes; it’s a wedding party where the main ingredients on the menu are civil rights. Lorenza and Ingrid have been living a seven-year long love story and their wish is to get married. With same sex marriage not legal in Italy they get friends and family together for their wedding celebration in a country where everyone has the right to get married – Sweden – on the day of midsummer feast.

 

Director Maria Pecchioli will introduce the screening which is presented in association with Italian Film Festival Cardiff.

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