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Andrea Franceschini

Born in Trento in 1982, Andrea Franceschini holds a three-year degree in Communication Sciences (2005), a master’s degree in Television, Cinema and Multimedia Production (2008), a PhD in Communication and New Technologies (2013) at the IULM University and a master in screenwriting (2010) at the Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia.

This background led him to acquire an interdisciplinary preparation that includes the production of multimedia videos, short films and documentaries, as well as screenplays for television and theater.

Since 2007, he has been working as an independent filmmaker for nationally and internationally awarded audiovisual projects on artistic and social themes. Many of his works have been selected and awarded in Italian and international festivals (including Roma Cinema Doc, Ethnografilm Film Festival in Paris, Festival de Cine y Derechos Humanos in Madrid, Lift-Off Film Festival in London, Classical Film Festival in Napa, California, Near Nazareth Film Festival, Jersey City Golden Door International Film Festival, Haven International Film Festival).

Over the years he has created video projects for Italian and foreign agencies, institutes and foundations including Mart Museum of Contemporary Art of Trento and Rovereto, Autonomous Province of Trento, Plus Communication, Intesa Sanpaolo, Unicredit, Decca Universal Music, Sony, Sky, La Scala Philharmonic Orchestra and Triennale of Milan, Festival Pontino del Circeo, Teatro Regio of Turin, Teatro Stabile of Bolzano, Time Magazine, Opernfestspiele of Munich, Teatro del Canal of Madrid, Theaterhaus of Stuttgart, Ircam and Festival Agorà of Paris.

From 2012 to 2019 he was director of MusicEmotion, a project that brought the concerts of La Scala Philharmonic Orchestra live via satellite to high schools and cinemas in Italy, Russia, Canada, the United States, Mexico, Colombia and Argentina.

Since 2013 he has been a teacher of Audiovisual Languages ​​and Techniques, first at the Academy of Fine Arts in Venice and now at the Trentino Art Academy.

Since 2021 he has been working at the Digital Communication and Big Events Unit of FBK.

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