Emanuele is a New York-based multilingual filmmaker and creative. Born and raised in Italy, he studied Film Production in Los Angeles, has a B.A. in Media Studies and a M.A. in Politics & International Relations.
In 2017, his short film 'If I Can Make It There' won Best Short Documentary at the New York Film Week beating 1,000 submissions from 28 countries. It also won the Silver Palm Award at the Mexico International Film Festival during the same year.
With an interest in storytelling that speaks to heart and mind, Emanuele likes to play with words (finding fun ways to teach Italian is one of his passions) and images (cinematography and filmmaking nurtures his creativity and love for finding beauty in details). Emanuele will approach any task he is given with dedication and enthusiasm, being at ease with people coming from all backgrounds and walks of life. He is fluent in Italian, English, Spanish and speaks some French.
Photos courtesy of Bjorn Bolinder