Secondo Me follows 3 cloakroom attendants at 3 European opera houses: Vienna State Opera, La Scala in Milan and Odessa Opera House. The film reverses the natural order of things, relegating the opera houses and performances to the background, and bringing the ancillary staff to the fore. Secondo Me is about the ordinary people's beliefs, emotions, concerns and their approach to the passage of time.
After its world premiere at the Locarno Critics Week, Secondo Me sets out for its North American premiere at the Toronto Hot Docs festival (April 27 to May 7, 2017). Pavel Cuzuioc’s directorial reverses the flow of attention at three opera houses by skipping the stage and portraying three of their cloakroom attendants. Secondo Me is part of the World Showcase line-up.R