Jury - 2020


Editor, he has worked with Paolo Sorrentino, Jonathan Demme, Antonio Capuano, Valeria Golino, Antonietta De Lillo, Andrea Molaioli, Sergio Rubini, Roberta Torre, among other things..

Born in Naples on July 11, 1959. After a young professional activity as a theatrical light designer, university studies on cinema with Mino Argentieri and Valerio Caprara and editing seminars with Roberto Perpignani and Paolo Cottignola, in 1992 he began a long collaboration as editor with MEGARIS, Neapolitan center of film and television production, carrying out an intense freelance activity between Naples and Rome.

In ’95 he wins with “Non Porno Più“, reinvention in hardcore key of the famous Hitchcockian courtyard window, the First Prize at Preview for the Italian Independent Cinema of Bellaria in the 150 seconds section with a fixed theme. Also in ’95 brings the post-film production in Naples: “Racconti di Vittoria” is the first film edited in the capital of Campania with a non-linear digital system (AVID Film Composer).

The following year he introduced for the first time an AVID system in the Nuovo Cinefonico of CINECITTA’: “Pianese Nunzio 14 anni a maggio” is the first film edited in the historical factories of via Tuscolana without the aid of a traditional moviola.

Still in ’96, he follows the Formula One races on European motor racing circuits by setting up the services of “Grand Prix”, news and similar Mediaset productions.

In ’98 he wins the CIAK D’ORO – best editing – for the film “Tano da morire” by Roberta Torre.

In these years he makes numerous trailers and as a promoter he receives an alert at the Merano TV Festival at of ’98. In the same year he collaborated on the program “Amado mio Amada mia” by Paolo Serbandini produced by Palomar for RAIDUE.

In ‘99 he took part in the production of the CD-ROM “Cent’anni di cinema napoletano” (Centennials of Neapolitan Cinema), devising the theme sound.

The following year he produced with Megaris, of which he became a member, “Non è giusto” by Antonietta de Lillo.

In 2002 he received a double nomination for the Nastri D’Argento (editing L’uomo in più – Luna rossa) and in 2003 he wins an AWARD VESUVIO with “Il pareggio non esiste” at the NAPOLI FILM FESTIVAL.

In these years he has edited many music videos (Almamegretta, Giorgia, Planet Funk, Elisa, Le Vibrazioni, Nino D’Angelo) and has dedicated himself to teaching activities through lessons, internships and seminars.

Among others, make use of his contribution: the Toscanini Foundation, the University of Parma, the Federico II of Naples, La Sapienza of Rome, Sister Orsola Benincasa of Naples, the Multimedia Institute of Writing and Image of Pescara, the Documentary School (City of Science – Istituto Luce), the Academy of Architecture of Mendrisio (CH), the Holden School of Turin, the Volonté School and the Experimental Centre of Cinematography.

He has been nominated several times for the Nastri d’Argento and David di Donatello, in 2005 he won again the CIAK D’ORO for the editing of “Le Conseguenze dell’amore” by Paolo Sorrentino; in 2006 he won the FLAIANO AWARD for “La Terra” by Sergio Rubini and “La guerra di Mario” by Antonio Capuano,  in 2008 he won the DAVID DI DONATELLO  for “La ragazza del lago”   by Andrea Molaioli. Also for a film by Andrea Molaioli, “Il Gioiellino”, a jury of foreign critics awards him the PERPIGNANI PRIZE at the 2012 Bifest, the year of the meeting with the Oscar Jonathan Demme, with whom he collaborates in the production of “Enzo Avitabile Music Life.

In 2014 the Festival of Spello LE PROFESSIONI DEL CINEMA awards the prize for best editing to “Miele” by Valeria Golino, already nominated – for editing – to David di Donatello, Nastri d’Argento and Ciak d’oro, and finally “Due Euro per hour” by Andrea D’Ambrosio wins the prize for best editing at the International Festival INVENTA UN FILM IN Lenola .

In 2018 he compares for the first time with seriality: he signed the editing of four episodes of “1994”, third chapter of the original production SKY and Wild Side after 1992 and 1993.

Here are some of the titles he edited:


Racconti di Vittoria                           by Antonietta De Lillo (1995 hi8/35mm),

                                                             FEDIC Prize at the LII Exhibition of Cinematographic Art in Venice


Pianese Nunzio 14 anni a maggio     by Antonio Capuano    (1996)

                                                             LIII Exhibition of Cinematographic Art of Venice Competition

Pasinetti Award to Fabrizio Bentivoglio best male performer

                                                                                                                                   prod. AMAFILM

Tano da morire                                by Roberta Torre  (1997)    

                                                                 Week of the Venice Critics LIV Prize De Laurentis best debut film

                                                                  two    DAVID DI DONATELLO Prizes          prod. A.S.P.

I Vesuviani                                        (Sofialorèn by A.Capuano and Maruzzella by A. De Lillo 1997)

                                                             LIII Exhibition of Cinematographic Art of Venice Competition

                                                                                                                                  prod. MEGARIS – MIKADO

Polvere di Napoli                             by Antonio Capuano (1998)    

                                                              Locarno Festival 98

                                                                                                                                 prod. AMAFILM

Senza movente                                  by Luciano Odorisio (1999)                              

                                                                                                                                 prod. AMAFILM

Autunno                                            by Nina Di Maio (1999)

                                                            LVI Venice Cinema Art Exhibition

                                                                                                                                 prod. DODICI DICEMBRE

Sud Side Stori                                     by Roberta Torre (2000) 

                                                                  LVII Venice Cinema Art Exhibition 

        prod. GAM FILM

Aitanic                                                by Nino D’Angelo (2000)                                   

                                                                                                                               prod. CLEMI                                  

L’ uomo in più                                   by Paolo Sorrentino (2001)  

                                                                 Cinema of the Present Venice LVIII TRIBECA FILM FESTIVAL 2002

                                                                                                                               prod. INDIGO – MEDIATRADE –                                                                                                                                                         KEYFILMS

Luna Rossa                                         by Antonio Capuano (2001 s16/35 mm)          

                                                            LVIII Exhibition of Cinematographic Art of Venice Competition

                                                              with Luciana  Pandolfelli)                          

                                                                                                                                 prod. POETICHE                                                                                                                                                    CINEMATOGRAFICHE 

L’ inverno                                           by Nina Di Maio (2002)

                                                           Panorama BERLINO FILM FESTIVAL 2002

                               prod. DODICIDICEMBRE –                                                                                     RAICINEMA

Non è giusto                                       by Antonietta De Lillo  (2002 Dvcam/35mm)           

                                                            Locarno 54  Competition

                                                                                                                                prod. MEGARIS-MIKADO

Cuore Napoletano                                by Paolo Santoni (2002 HDcam/ Dvcam /35mm)      

                                                                     Locarno 55 TORONTO FILM FESTIVAL

                                                                                                                                 prod. READYMADE

I Cinghiali di Portici                              by Diego Olivares (2003s16/35mm)

                                                              TURIN FILM FESTIVAL 2003 Competition

                                                                                                                                     prod. A.S.P.

Le conseguenze dell’amore             by Paolo Sorrentino (2004 s35 mm) 

                                                             CANNES 2004 Competition

                                                         five DAVID DI DONATELLO Prizes

                                                                                                                                     prod. INDIGO – FANDANGO

Il resto di niente                                by Antonietta De Lillo (2004 s16/35 mm D.I.)

                                                            Venice LXI Special Event

                                                              one   DAVID DI DONATELLO Prizes                    


La guerra di Mario                                 by Antonio Capuano (2005 s16/35 mm D.I.)

                                                                  Locarno 58 Competition

                                                                  two DAVID DI DONATELLO Prizes

                                                                                                                                     prod. INDIGO – FANDANGO

Texas                                                   by Fausto Paravidino  (2005  s16/35 mm)

                                                              ORIZZONTI Venezia LXII

            prod.  FANDANGO

La Terra                                                by Sergio Rubini(2006 s35 mm)

            prod.  FANDANGO

L’Amico di famiglia                               by Paolo Sorrentino (2006 s35 mm) 

                                                             CANNES 2006 Competition

                                                                                                                                     prod. INDIGO FILM FANDANGO

Tre donne morali                               by Marcello Garofalo (2007 HD)

                                                             ROME International Film Festival – EXTRA

                                                             (editing supervision)                                        prod.  BIANCA FILM

La ragazza del lago                        by Andrea Molaioli (2007 s35 mm) 

                                                           VENICE LXIV CRITICS’ WEEK

                                                            Ten DAVID DI DONATELLO Prizes

                                                                                                                                 prod. INDIGO FILM-MEDUSA

Ossidiana                                           by Silvana Maja (2008 s16 mm/35mm D.I.)

                                                                                                                                 prod.  ARTIMAGICHE

Lecture 21                                         by Alessandro Baricco(2008 35 mm D.I.)

            prod. FANDANGO- RAICINEMA

Colpo d’occhio                                  by Sergio Rubini(2008 s35 mm)

            prod.  CATTLEYA-RAICINEMA

Il seme della discordia                      by Pappi Corsicato(2008 35 mm DI)

                                               Venice LXV Competition

            prod. RODEO DRIVE – MEDUSA

Matrimonio e altri disastri               by Nina Di Maio (2010 35 mm)                                                                                

             prod. ITC MOVIE – RAICINEMA

Nauta                                                            by Guido Pappadà(2011 RED/35 mm D.I.)

                                       prod. ARTIMAGICHE –                                                                     RAICINEMA

L’Amore buio                                        by Antonio Capuano(2010 RED/35 mm D.I.)

                                                                  FEDIC Venezia LXVII Prize

                                       prod. ELLEGIEMME –                                                                    RAICINEMA

La Pecora Nera                                             by Ascanio Celestini(2010 RED/35 mm D.I.)

                                                        Venezia LXVII Competition

                                      prod.MADELEINE – RAICINEMA-                                                   BIM

IL gioiellino                                by Andrea Molaioli (2011 35 mm)

                                                                                                                                 prod. INDIGO FILM –                                                                                                                                                                   RAICINEMA-BIM

Il paese delle spose infelici              by Pippo Mezzapesa  (2011  RED /35 mm)

                                                         ROME International Film Festival Competition                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 prod. FANDANGO- RAICINEMA

La Kryptonite nella borsa                              by Ivan Cotroneo (2011 35 mm)

                                                  ROME International Film Festival Competition

                                            prod. INDIGO FILM – LUCKY RED                                                                      –  RAICINEMA

 Napoli 24                                                  by Autori Vari (2012 supporti vari)

                                                        Turin XXVIII

                                   prod. Curti Giuliano Magliulo–                                                 RAICINEMA

Gli sfiorati                                             by Matteo Rovere(2012 35 mm)

                                   prod. FANDANGO- RAICINEMA

Breve Storia di lunghi tradimenti       by Davide Marengo(2013)

                                                                                                                           prod. EMME- RAICINEMA

Enzo Avitabile Music Life                       by Jonathan Demme(2013)

                                                         Venice LXIX Out of Competition

                                                                                                                            prod. DAZZLE- RAICINEMA

Benvenuto Presidente!                          by Riccardo Milani(2013)

                                                                                                                            prod. INDIGO- RAICINEMA

Miele                                                     by Valeria Golino (2013)

                                                                CANNES 2013 Un Certain Regarde

                                                                                                                            prod. BUENA ONDA- RAICINEMA

Una Donna per Amico                          by Giovanni Verones  (2014)

                                         prod. FANDANGO- WARNER                                                                 BROS

La Buca                                                                       by Daniele Ciprì (2014)

                                                                                                                           prod. MAILA – RAICINEMA

La Scuola più bella del mondo             by Luca Miniero (2014)                                  prod. CATTLEYA-UNIVERSAL

Italiano Medio                                      by Maccio Capatonda (2015)                 

                                                                                                                                    prod. LOTUS-MEDUSA

Per Amor Vostro                                    by Beppe Gaudino(2015)

                                                              Venice LXXII Competition

                                                                                                                                     prod. ESKIMO-BUENA ONDA-                                                                                                                                               FIGLI DEL BRONX

Dobbiamo Parlare                                   by Sergio Rubini  (2015)

                                                         ROME International Film Festival Competition          

                                                                                                                                  prod. PALOMAR- RAICINEMA

Due Euro L’Ora                                       by Andrea D’Ambrosi(2016)

                                                                                                                                  prod. Achab Film

Omicidio all’Italiana                              by Maccio Capatonda (2017)                   

                                                                                                                                    prod. LOTUS-MEDUSA

SLAM Tutto per una Ragazza                by Andrea Molaioli(2017)

                                                                                                                                 prod. INDIGO- RAICINEMA

Dove cadono le ombre                         by Valentina Pedicini(2017)

           prod. FANDANGO- RAICINEMA

L’età imperfetta                                       by Ulisse Lendaro(2017)                        prod. LOUIS LENDER-                                                                                                                                                                          RAICINEMA

Riccardo va all’inferno                         by Roberta Torre (2017)                                  prod. AGIDI-MEDUSA

Made in italy                                        by Luciano Ligabue(2018)

           prod. FANDANGO- MEDUSA

Achille Tarallo                                      by Antonio Capuano (2018)          

                                                                                                                                 prod. MAD- RAICINEMA

Euphoria                                              by Valeria Golino (2018)  

                                                        CANNES 2018   Un Certain Regarde

                                                                                                                                prod. HT Films- INDIGO-                                                                                                                                                              RAICINEMA

Butterfly                                               by Alessandro Cassigoli e Casey Kaufman(2019)          

                                                                                                                                prod. Indyca Film – RAICINEMA

L’Uomo senza Gravità                            by Marco Bonfanti(2019)           

                                                                                                                                  prod. Isaria Productions, Zagora,                                                                                                                                          Climax Films, NETFLIX

Figli                                                            by Mattia Torre directed by Giuseppe Bonito(2020)           

                                                                                                                                             prod. Wildside – The Apartment –                                                                                                                                               Vision distribution

Rosa Pietra Stella                                    by Marcello Sannino(2020)           

                                                                                                                                            prod. Parallelo 41- Bronx Film -PFA                                                                                                                                                  Film-RAICINEMA

Padre Nostro                                            by Claudio Noce(2020)           

                                                                    Venice LXXVII Competition                                                        

                                                                                                                                            prod. Lungta Film – Vision distribution

Other works (selez.)

Fiat Croma Campagna Jeremy Irons   Paolo Sorrentino                                                                   (spot)

Ferrarelle,   La parola all’acqua           Valeria Golino                                                                       (spot)

Planet Funk – These Boots are made for walkin’    Ivan Cotroneo                                                   (videoclip)

Elisa  – Ecco che                                    Giovanni Veronesi                                                                (videoclip)

Le Vibrazioni– Insolita                           Sergio Rubini/Pierluigi Ferrandini                                       (videoclip)

Bisca – La bomba intelligente                Valia Santella         (also photography)                                        (videoclip)

Almamegretta – Nun te scurda’              Pappi Corsicato                                                                    (videoclip)

Giorgia – Vivi davvero                           Michelangelo Gelormini                                                       (videoclip)

Nino D’Angelo – Brava Gente               Pappi Corsicato                                                                    (videoclip)

Sabato, Domenica e Lunedì                   Paolo Sorrentino (directed by Toni Servillo)  for  Palcoscenico Rai2

Pallottole su Materday                          Antonio Capuano                                                                   (fiction)

Bianciardi!                                             Massimo Coppola Venice LXIV Days of the Authors                      (documentary)

Promessi sposi                                        Antonietta De Lillo                                                               (documentary)

                                                                 Bizzarri Free Prize 1995, Festival Cinema Giovani Torino

                                                                                          2° Prize Spazio Italia – Non Fiction 1994

Ogni sedia ha il suo rumore                   Antonietta De Lillo                                                              (documentary)

                                                                 Locarno   1995      Cineasti del presente  

Il loro natale                                            Gaetano Di Vaio    Venice LXVII Controcampo                                   (documentary)

Vient’e terra                                            Antonietta De Lillo Locarno 1996 Festiva                                (documentary)

La regola del contemporaneamente       Massimo Coppola                                                               (documentary)

                                                                  Bellaria Film Festival 2003 Anteprima Competition  

Nessuno tocchi Caino                              Alessandro Dionisio (campaign for the abolition of the death penalty)

Uniform Jeans campagne 93/94                  Cesare Accetta                                                                (spot)

Salumi Spiezie                                              Giorgio Magliulo                                                            (spot)         

Santarcangelo                                               Mario Martone                                                               (videotheatre)

Rosencrantz e Guildernstern sono morti     Andrea Renzi                                                                 (videotheatre)

Argento Puro                                                 Pappi Corsicato                                  (videoportrait of Marco Ferreri)

La notte americana del dottor LucioFulci   Antonietta De Lillo                             (videoportrait of Lucio Fulci)

Autour de Dreville                                         Vincenzo Terracciano                         (videoportrait of Jean Dreville)

Operai                                                            Antonietta De Lillo            (Diary of the twentieth century and Unity)

Tribute 21                                                      Pappi Corsicato                                                                (videoarte)

Rebecca Horn                                               Pappi Corsicato                                                                 (videoarte)

Three Worlds – Francesco Clemente        Chiara Clemente RAI SAT ART Prize Corto Circuito 2002                    (videoarte)

Westmoreland Naples                                  Garofalo/Baldoni/Guida                                                    (videoarte)

Around                                                         Pappi Corsicato                                                                  (videoarte)

                                                                      Special Mention MONTREAL Film Festival Of Art 2005


1985      Capitani coraggiosi         documentary/setting for the play of the same name

                                                                                                    super 8 colour dur. 10′

1989      Strap                                       fiction

                                                                                                    super 8     b/n dur. 14′

1993      Non porno più                  editing film

                                                                                                    Betacam SP dur. 26′

1995      Non porno più   150”          editing film                                                              FIRST PRIZE 150 seconds

                                                                                                    Betacam SP dur. 150”      PREVIEW BELLARIA ’95

1998    SPECIALE                       backstage for the film of the same name         

            Polvere di Napoli                                                        Betacam SP dur. 7′

1999   Cent’anni di cinema            editing film                                                             

            napoletano                                                                  Betacam SP dur. 50″

2000   SPECIALE AITANIC           backstage for the film of the same name         

                                             Digital Betacam  dur. 18′

2003    Il pareggio non esiste            backstage                                                               FIRST PRIZE ex-aequo

            (backstage of “L’uomo in più”)                                           Digital Betacam  dur. 29’   NAPOLI FILM FESTIVAL  

2004    Spot termovalorizzatori          campaign promoted by the Campania Region

                                                                                                 Digital Betacam  dur. 60’’                        

in postproduction

  Lo Sposo di Napoli                documentary                                                            

 (notes for a movie about Achille Lauro)                                   Digital Betacam  dur. 65′