FRANCE — ITALY 52 MIN, 2019
A., an Italian teenager, is portrayed during a metamorphosis. He incessantly publishes and projects several versions of himself, through signs on his body, traces on social networks and the relationship with the camera that films him.
Has studied fine arts at the IUAV University of Venezia, at UWE in Bristol and at New York University. His work has been exhibited in various institutions, such as Grazer Kunstverein (Graz), ar/ge kunst (Bolzano), MAC (Belfast), WUK Kunsthalle Exnergasse (Vienna), FRAC Champagne-Ardenne (Reims), tranzitdisplay (Prague), Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo (Turin). He was artist-in-residence at: Centre international d’art et du paysage (Vassivière, France), lugar a dudas (Cali, Colombia), MACRO Museum of Contemporary Art of Rome and La Box (Bourges). In 2016 he was awarded the ArteVisione video production prize, curated by Sky Arte and Careof. He presented his films at several festivals, including the New York Film Festival, the Venice International Film Festival, the International Film Festival Rotterdam, the Rome Film Festival, the Torino Film Festival, Visions du Réel and the FID Marseille International Film Festival, where he won the Grand Prix of the international competition in 2015. In 2007 he co-founded the collective Blauer Hase, with which he curates the periodical publication ‘Paesaggio’ and the ‘Helicotrema’ festival.
- Visions du Réel Nyon
- Filmmaker Festival Milan
- Linea d’Ombra Festival Salerno
Dok Therapy 2020