A LOCAL LEGEND
by Davide Pastorello
Curriculum of the author
Davide Pastorello graduated from the University of Kent in Social Anthropology. He edited and filmed 16 short films and 4 short documentaries. He made an internship at the siege of Bristol of BBC following a professional film-maker and getting expertise in the realization of documentaries. He also graduated from the University of Bologna in Science of Communication.
Luke Smith, born and grown in the city of Canterbury (UK), makes his living by playing piano in local pubs and tearooms. In the documentary, the spectators follow Luke in his daily routine, evoking the atmospheres of the places where he works. Conversations with Luke as well as with costumers that appreciate him get us acquainted with a man and his fascinating job, yet about to be lost in modern times.