resume

2018

Writer: Series’ concept of a TV series for WILDSIDE. Antongiulio had the idea of the series and is co-writer. Different characters live in different years, around a very renowned high school in Rome. A sort of “this is Us”, focused on a High School.

Producer: Kilimangiaro a Sunday afternoon travel show. The show has been on air for twenty seasons. Live from Rome, the host Camila Raznovich makes interviews and shows short length travel documentaries. 28 episodes.

Producer: Ogni Cosa è Illuminata. The prime time version of Kilimangiaro. 4 episodes.

Producer: Top Chef Italia, a Reality Contest Cooking Show produced by Magnolia and aired by Discovery.

2017

Producer: Big Brother V.I.P. (Celebrities’ Version). Reality Show produced by Endemol Shine and broadcasted by Mediaset. This edition has reached exceptional ratings and web diffusion.

Producer: Fuori Luogo – Italia Fragile. One episode documentary style show, produced and broadcasted by RaiUno, major public Italian network.

Producer: Ci vediamo da Arianna – See you at Arianna’s (80 episodes) daily talk show hosted by Arianna Ciampoli. Broadcasted by TV2000 produced by FremantleMedia.

Producer: Chopped (10 episodes). Cooking show based on the same title US format. Produced by 3zero2, aired by FoodNetwork Italia.

2016

Director / co-writer: My Way, the rise and fall of Silvio Berlusconi a documentary based on the book by Alan Friedman, with original footage, archives and interviews made by Friedman to Berlusconi. Produced by Leone Film Group e Challian Films. Distributed on Netflix.

Producer / Director: La Casa Bianca. A seven part documentary about US Presidential Elections 2016. The show followed the stories of American electors on the background of the political campaign. Shooting all over US, edited in New York City. Produced and Broadcasted by RaiTre

Conference for Politecnico di Milano about the relationship between Italian TV set design and contemporary Architecture.

Producer: The Colors of Love (12 episodes) docu reality for Real Time – Discovery Group produced by Magnolia.
The show follows the lives of the mixed couples in Italy

Producer: La Cuoca Bendata cooking show hosted by Benedetta Parodi for Real Time – Discovery Group, produced by Magnolia.

2015

Producer/Director: I Tre Tromboni A documentary for Sky Classica HD. Through the eyes and lives of three trombones of the orchestra of the Accademia of Teatro alla Scala, we follow the rehearsals and the preparation of the final concert at Ravello Music Festival.

Producer/Director: Il Barbiere, l’Accademia e Ponnelle. A documentary for Sky Classica HD. Through the eyes and lives of three opera singers of the Accademia of Teatro alla Scala, we follow the rehearsals and the preparation of the Opera “The Barber of Siviglia” by Rossini at Teatro Alla Scala of Milano in the version of Jean Pierre Ponnelle.

Producer/Director: Il Flautino – A fairy tale for children from 9 to 90 years old. A documentary for Sky Classica HD.  The preparation, reharsals, and people behind the scene of the children’s version of The Magic Flute by Mozart, created by the Accademia del Teatro alla Scala.

Producer: Lucky Ladies Naples (6 episodes). Reality show about six ladies from Naples. Produced by Fremantle Media for Fox Life. Based on the TV franchise “Real Housewives of… “

2014

Producer/writer: About Love (5 episodes) based on the old Dutch format All you need is love but without the studio part. Anna Tatangelo and Alvin try to reconcile true couples in crisis with heartfelt stories.

Producer/Writer: Detto Fatto (189 episodes) A daily show about tutorials and how-to-do. Caterina Balivo hosts in her studio several tutors give step by step instructions on how to do something: from cake to make up, to gardening, to recycling objects.
Produced by Endemol, broadcasted by Rai2.

Creative Supervisor: Ammazziamo il Gattopardo A 12 episode web series for the web site of Il Corriere della Sera and the companion 6 episode series for La7 about recent Italian politics. Hosted by Alan Friedman.

Director: Book teaser for “I diavoli” by Guido Maria Brera, partner of an asset managment company, about the finance world and the stock market

2013

Producer/Writer:
Detto Fatto (60 episodes – daily show) A daily show about tutorials and how-to-do. Caterina Balivo hosts in her studio several tutors give step by step instructions on how to do something: from cake to make up, to gardening, to recycling objects.
Produced by Endemol, broadcasted by Rai2.

Designing of a new App for iOS and Android

2012

Producer/Writer:Ti Ci Porto Io (20 episodes first season + 20 episodes second season) A food and travel series broadcasted by La7. The show features great italian chef Gianfranco Vissani and Michela Rocco di Torrepadula. Each episode covers a different region of Italy as the hosts explore the country’s culinary traditions and territory.

Creation of Formats for the production company Stand By Me, in Rome.

Screenplay of a feature film for Bartleby Films.

2011

Creator/Director: Storie di Grandi Chef (10 episodes) broadcasted by La7d. Every episode the host Michela Rocco di Torrepadula meets a Great Italian Chef in his own restaurant. She follows him in different moments of it star-like life and reveals some secrets of his Cusine.

Co-creator: 
Agents of Change a documentary for  Emergency Operations and Rehabilitation Division (TCE), FAO, about the first workshop of the “Change process” FAO is going through.

Director:Dicasaincasa a pilot for Dove channel about house swaping.

2010

Producer/Director: All Sewn Up a documentary about the lives of an Italian tailoring factory workers.
Broadcasted by BBC World. Part of the series “Working Lives”

Producer/Director:Cortesie Per Gli Ospiti NY (8 episodes). Broadcasted by Discovery Real Time. A reality show where two couples compete to do the best dinner. Entirely shot in New York City.

Co-creator/Director:Horatio a mixed media theater piece about the stories and characters of a playground in the Meat Packing District. On stage at the HERE theater in NewYork.

Creator:Sognando Miami (5 12-minute episodes). Brodacasted by Dahlia TV. The surreal story of a fashion journalist who should attend the swimwear fashion week in Miami, but is stuck in NYC for several fatal errors. Entirely shot in New York City.

2009

Producer/Director:The New Silk Road (6 episodes): produced by FBC and broadcast by La7. A six-part documentary series (a docu-reality) that follows the economist and journalist Alan Friedman meeting new billionaires in Malaysia, Indonesia, India, Turkey and China.

Director Music videos: for Ciak si Canta: produced by LDM and broadcast on prime time by RaiUno (Italian Public Network).

2007/2008

Producer:Victory (12 episodes): produced and broadcast by la7 Network National Broadcast. 
A programme about the human stories behind the sports world.
(Interview driven segments).

Writer and Producer:Anni Luce(3 series, 27 episodes): produced and broadcasted by la7 Network National Broadcast. 
Infotainment program made with footage from the historical archive Istituto Luce, about the “way we were” in recent history: from Post-World War 2 until the 70s.

2006/2007

Producer/Director: 
Segments of Il Treno dei Desideri (2 series, 24 episodes): produced by Endemol and broadcast on prime time by RaiUno (Italian Public Network).
Based on the French format of Reve d’un jour the show centers around a guest, his/her story and his/her dream-come-true.

Writer:Eva (7 episodes): produced by Wilder and Sky Italia.
Treatment of a drama series.

Creator and Director:The Usual Suspects (pilot): produced and broadcasted by la7 Network National Broadcast.

2005

Creative Director and Producer: Gaia – the living planet (5 series, 60 episodes): produced and broadcast on prime time by RaiTre  (Italian Public Network).

Winner of 2005 TV Awards for Best Direction and Best Science program.
Shot on location in Iceland, the western United States, the French Alps. Also shot glaciers and the Etna volcanoerupting.

Dramatization and reconstruction of historical events.
Responsible for the virtual studio and special effects in addition to packaging, principal photography, and editing.

Also in charge of the spots and promos for the show.

Director and Producer:Mani sulla città produced and broadcast on prime time by la7 Network.
Investigative show about Naples.
Hosted by Maria Giovanna Maglie and Andrea Monti.

Director: 
Queer Eye for the Straight Guy (1 series, 10 episodes): produced by FBC and broadcasted on prime time by la7. 
The Italian version of the Bravo format.

Director and Producer: Segments of Le Invasioni Barbariche (6 episodes): produced by Endemol and broadcast on prime time by la7 Network.
Mainly involved with the episodes about the life of a thirtysomething woman in Milan (the most expensive town in Italy!) called: “Hilary, chic with 1000 euros per month,”.

Director and Creator:Racconto Notturno (pilot). Produced and broadcasted by RaiTre, the cultural public television.
A late show about books hosted by the literature critic Alfonso Berardinelli.

2003 / 2004

Producer/Director:
Saixché? (20 ep. in prime time, 140 ep. in day time). Produced and broadcast by Mediaset-Rete4
Science program shot on location in Canary Islands, Galapagos, South Africa, Peru, Malaysia, and Ireland.

2002

Creator and Director:
MusicVideo for Marimba/Cate
Awarded at MEI. (Festival of Music Videos and Indipendent labels).

2001

Creator and Director: 
TV spot and Information Campaign for the Census of population and housing in Albania.

2000

Producer/Director 
Segments of Su e Giù (12 episodes): newsmagazine produced and broadcasted by RaiUno.

2002

Ideazione e regia: Video Clip per Marimba feat. Cate, premiato al MEI.

Autore e regista: servizi per My-tv, Televisione via Internet del gruppo RCS e HDB.

2000

Regia: servizi per Su e Giù, (1 serie, 12 puntate) newsmagazine di Gregorio Paolini in onda la domenica sera su RaiUno.

Autore e regista di diversi numeri zero per la Wilder e il Gruppo Edo.

1997

Assistant Director in several short and feature film in Paris.

1996

Project Manager for two years in the Architecture studio of Catherine Burge-Tagg in Paris.

EDUCATION

5-year Bachelor Degree in Architecture from the Sapienza University of Rome
Thesis: “The conversion of the Albergo de Poveri in Neaples”.

Directing Classes at Laboratorio Cinema and practice at Cinecittà Studios. 
Lectures by Pupi Avati, Beppe Lanci, Vincenzo Cerami, among others.

ScreenWriting classes (ScreenWriting I and II) at Gotham Writing Classes in NewYork City.

Film Criticism Class at Aiace/Laboratorio Cinema. 
Erasmus program at l’Ecole d’Architecture de Versailles in Paris.

LANGUAGES

Italian, English and French.

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During the shooting in China for La7

 

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Poster of Horati, a media mix show
at HERE theater in Manhattan

 

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With Gina Lollobrigida for
a RaiUno Show

 

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Poster of the conference for
Politecnico di Milano about the relationship
between Italian TV set design
and contemporary Architecture

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