An evocation of the God of war introduces the film. Fragment 53 is a feature-length documen-tary film on war considered in its necessary and universal dimension, faced both as an actual and archetypical event. The phenomenon has been investigated on the field in Liberia, a country of peculiar, radical and unsettled conflicts, present¬ing sceneries, personalities and events ascribable to the essential warfare that the au- thors aim to evoke
Federico Lodoli (Rome, 1982) is an author of several feature-lenght documentaries and a researcher in Phi- losophy, currently writing his PhD for the EHESS in Paris.
Carlo Gabriele Tribbioli (Rome, 1982), director and visual artist. His film research is rooted in his art practice: mainly project-oriented, it develops from theoretical researches then acted in a wide range of media, re- sulting in installations and films. His work featured in art institutions across Europe.