EDUCATION AND TRAINING
March 2008: Three year degree in Arts, Music and Entertrainment Disciplines with a North American Cinema thesis about noir films (Supervisor: Professor Franco La Polla) entitled “La frammentarietà dell’individuo nella sua rappresentazione visiva. Spazio e Tempo nel noir classico”. Grade Point Average: 106/110.
March 2010: Specialistic degree with a Cinema and Cultural Studies thesis about Spike Lee’s cinema (Supervisor: Professor Roy Menarini) entitled “Orgoglio e Pregiudizio. La società multirazziale americana nel cinema di Spike Lee”. Grade Point Average: 110/110 cum laude.
Jury member of the University of Bologna Special Prize for the 4th (2008) and 5th (2009) edition of Enel Digital Contest.
Since 2009 he is external collaborator to Centro Studi Pier Paolo Pasolini at Fondazione Cineteca di Bologna for cultural exhibitions, publishing and researching activities about Pier Paolo Pasolini.
Since gennuary 2011 he collaborates to Archphoto 2.0 (whom since 2015 he is also Scientific Comitee Member) and Cinergie writing cinematographic and media articles and essays.
From 2011 to 2015 is external collaborator to Cineteca di Bologna for the promotion of Il Cinema Ritrovato Festival and in 2011 he participates as speaker at the seminar Obiettivo memoria: dal monumento-memoria alla memoria dell’identità at Aldo Rossi Architetcure Department (Cesena) with the relation “Cinema e Architettura, memorie visive del nostro tempo”.
In 2012 he starts collaborations to Mediacritica and Fermenti writing cinematographic and media articles, reviews and essays. The same year he collaborate with Human Rights Nights Film Festival as promoter and as Film Programming Staff member from 2013 to 2015.
Since 2013 he in the redaction of the international magazine Studi Pasoliniani.
Since 2014 he collaborates with Cineforum Web.
Since 2015 he is Vice-president of the Cultural Association Leitmovie, whose he becomes President in 2017.
In 2018 he participates as speaker in the study day “Jazz e cinema” at Milestone Club in Piacenza, with the relation “Do the Right Rhythm. La musica afroamericana nel cinema di Spike Lee”.