"I am very proud of her. The willpower that she has. The positive approach is the best approach."
— Alessandro
Alessandro close up portrait shot

Alessandro’s story

Alessandro’s mother, Grazia, was diagnosed with scleroderma when he was 12. In this short film, he tells the inspirational story of his family’s experience with this rare disease. Alessandro proudly speaks of his mother’s acceptance of her condition and positive outlook which enables her to continue living life to its fullest.
Grazia standing outside
Alessandro and his mother Grazia
Alessandro kissing his mother Grazia on the head

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