Awards and nominations

THEATRE

"ORPHANS"

  • Winner of the National Award Franco Enriquez 2017 for Best Performances

  • Winner of the National Award Franco Enriquez 2017 for Best Production

"DE FALCO'S WEDDING"

  • Project "Vespertelli" - Winner of the Girulà Award 2009 for Best Playwriting 

"INTERVIEWS WITH HIDEOUS MEN"

  • Project winner of the National Competition Nuove Sensibilità 2008

SHORT FILMS

"HOW I DIDN'T BECOME A PIANO PLAYER"

Awards and nominations:

  • British Universities Film & Video Council Awards: Premier Award

  • Royal Television Society Awards: Best Postgraduate Drama

  • Royal Television Society Awards: Nominated for Best Postgraduate Craft Skills Editing

  • Aesthetica Short Film Festival: Best Comedy

  • Molodist _ Kyiv International Film Festival: Special Award of the Jury

  • Molodist _ Kyiv International Film Festival:  Audience Award

  • Aspen Shortsfest: Audience Award

  • Gold Coast International Film Festival: Runner up Audience Award for Best Short Film 

  • Portland International Film Festival: Runner up Audience Award for Best Short Film 

  • Cleveland International Film Festival: Honorable Mention for Best Student Short Film

  • Cleveland International Film Festival: Honorable Mention Audience Choice Award for Best Short Film

  • Cinefiesta Italia in Santa Fe: Best Up-and-Coming Director

  • Genova Film Festival: Critics Award (National Union of Critics)

  • Visioni Italiane: Best Film 

  • Visioni Italiane: Award "Kinodromo" for Best Performances

  • Roma Creative Contest: Best Italian Film

  • Roma Creative Contest: Best Sound

  • Metricamente Corto Film Festival: Audience Award

  • Metricamente Corto Film Festival: Best Adapted Screenplay

  • Corto Dorico: Audience Award

  • Roma Independent Film Festival: Special Mention for Best Student Short Film

  • Euganea Film Festival: Award "Giovani Monselice"

  • Taranto In Short: Best Comedy

  • Social Plus Festival: Best Short Film

  • Roma CinemaDoc: Special Mention Scenography

  • Visioni Corte Film Festival: Audience Award

  • Calgary International Film Festival: Nomination Best Short Film

  • Woodstock Film Festival: Nomination Best Short Film

Official selection:

  • Los Angeles Short Film Festival 2014

  • Sao Paulo International Short Film Festival 2014

  • Sapporo Short Film Festival and Market 2014

  • Heartland FIlm Festival 2014

  • Austin Film Festival 2014

  • Gold Coast International Film Festival 2014

  • Interfilm _ International Short Film Festival Berlin 2014

  • Foyle Film Festival 2014

  • Prague Short Film Festival 2015 (Open Ceremony)

  • Cork Film Festival 2014 (Post Primary Program)

  • Visioni Italiane 2015

  • Jameson Dublin International Film Festival 2015

  • Mecal _ International Short Film Festival of Barcelona 2015

  • Athens International Film + Video Festival 2015

  • Aspen Shortsfest 2015

  • Breaking Ground 2015

  • Bibbiena Film Festival 2015

  • Los Angeles Comedy Festival 2015

  • Festival Europeo PerCorti di Vita 2015

  • Reel Shorts Film Festival 2015

  • RIFF _ Roma Independent Film Festival 2015

  • Palm Springs International ShortFest 2015

  • Festival International de Contis 2015

  • Edinburgh International Film Festival 2015

  • Maremetraggio _ International ShorTS Film Festival 2015

  • Euganea Film Festival 2015

  • Flickers _ Rhode Island International Film Festival 2015

  • Seoul International Youth Film Festival 2015

  • Postira Seaside Film Festival 2015

  • Festival This Is England 2015

  • Genova Film Festival 2015

  • Taranto In Shorts 2015

  • Encounters Short Film & Animation Festival 2015

  • Settima 2015

  • Woodstock Film Festival 2015

  • Sedicicorto International Film Festival 2015

  • Calgary International Film Festival 2015

  • Aesthetica Short Film Festival 2015

  • Roma Creative Contest 2015

  • Roma CinemaDoc 2015

  • Visioni Corte Film Festival 2015

  • Shorts Attack 2015

  • Reggio Film Festival 2015

  • Kerry Film Festival 2015

  • Se77ima 2015

  • Mecal Chile _ Latin American International Film Festival of Santiago de Chile 2015

  • Cinema Italian Style Los Angeles 2015

  • Molodist _ Kyiv International Film Festival 2015

  • Corto Dorico 2015

  • St Cloud Film Festival 2015

  • Zagreb Film Festival 2015

  • Boulder International Film Festival 2016

  • Cleveland International Film Festival 2016

  • uFilmFest 2016

  • Kinofilm _ Manchester International Short Film and Animation Festival 2016

  • Claremont Film Festival 2016

  • Metricamente Corto Film Festival 2016

  • Coronado Island Film Festival 2016

  • Portland International Film Festival 2016

  • Funcinema _ International Comedy Film Festival 2016

  • Skepto International Film Festival 2016

  • Funcinema _ International Comedy Film Festival 2016

  • Rocky Mountain Women's Film Institute _ Night of Award Winning Shorts 2016

  • Cinefiesta Italia in Santa Fe 2016

  • Festival di Albano Laziale 2016

  • Stark County International Short Film Series 2016

  • Social Plus Festival 2016

"ALL THE PAIN IN THE WORLD"

Awards and nominations:

  • Flickers _ Rhode Island International Film Festival: First Prize for Best Director

  • Short Shorts Film Festival & Asia: International Competition Best Actor Award

  • Certamen Internacional de Cortos Ciudad de Soria: Best Actor

  • Bibbiena Film Festival: Audience Award

  • Montefeltro Film School Festival: Best Director Award

  • Corto Dorico: "Sentieri di Cinema" Award

  • Corto Dorico: Critics Award

  • Corto Dorico: Youth Jury Award

  • Reggio Film Festival: Staff Special Mention

  • Reggio Film Festival: Best Actor

  • Retro Film Festival: Best Short Film

  • Fano International Film Festival: Jury's Special Mention

  • Skepto International Film Festival: Jury's Special Mention

  • Civitanova Film Festival: Best Short Film

  • London Short Film Festival: Nomination Best Comedy Film

  • London Short Film Festival: Nomination Best Student Film

  • Glasgow Short Film Festival: Nomination "Channel 4 Award for Innovation in Storytelling"

  • Short Waves Festival: Nomination “Best of Seven" Competition

  • Amarcort Film Festival _ Il giro del mondo in 80 corti 2016: Finalista 4a tappa

Official selection:

  • Los Angeles Short Film Festival 2014

  • Vancouver International Film Festival 2014

  • New Orleans Film Festival 2014

  • Woodstock Film Festival 2014

  • Hawaii International Film Festival 2014

  • Interfilm _ International Short Film Festival Berlin 2014

  • Foyle Film Festival 2014

  • London Short Film Festival 2015

  • Prague Short Film Festival 2015

  • Glasgow Short Film Festival 2015

  • Go Short _ International Short Film Festival Nijmegen 2015

  • Short Waves Festival 2015

  • International Filmfestival Emden-Norderney 2015

  • Short Shorts Film Festival & Asia 2015

  • Nashville Film Festival 2015

  • Bibbiena Film Festival 2015

  • Brussels Short Film Festival 2015

  • Kyiv International Short Film Festival 2015

  • Reggio Film Festival 2015

  • Lviv International Short Film Festival Wiz-Art 2015

  • Moscow International Film Festival 2015

  • Flickers _ Rhode Island International Film Festival 2015

  • Postira Seaside Film Festival 2015

  • Festival This Is England 2015

  • Montefeltro Film School Festival 2015

  • Lago Film Fest 2015

  • Edmonton International Film Festival 2015

  • GEM Film Festival 2015

  • Brest European Short Film Festival 2015

  • FIJR Granada Short Film Festival 2015

  • Sedicicorto International Film Festival 2015

  • Der NEUE HEIMAT Film 2015

  • Internationale Kurzfilmtage Winterthur 2015

  • I Love GAI _ Concorso per Giovani Autori Italiani 2015

  • Retro Film Festival 2015

  • Aesthetica Short Film Festival 2015

  • Sciacca Film Fest 2015

  • Roma CinemaDoc 2015

  • Fano International Film Festival 2015

  • Corto Dorico 2015

  • Leuven International Short Film Festival 2015

  • Certamen Internacional de Cortos Ciudad de Soria 2015

  • Rassegna Cortelli 2015

  • Northwest Film Forum 2016

  • Kinofilm _ Manchester International Short Film and Animation Festival 2016

  • Luxor African Film Festival 2016

  • Fango&Assami_Civitanova Film Festival 2016

  • Skepto International Film Festival 2016

  • Corto Circuito 2016

  • Medina del Campo film festival 2016

  • Shorts Attack 2016

  • Dr Mabuse Short Film Festival 2016

  • Amarcort Film Festival _ Il giro del mondo in 80 corti 2016

  • International Film Festival of Patmos 2016

"FIREFIGHTERS' DILEMMA"

  • Creativepool Silver Award for Best Production