Director - Claudio Cicconetti
Film director and screenwriter, born in Rome in November 1981, Claudio Cicconetti grew up between Italy and England. He studied at Roma Tre – at the DAMS University for Arts and Entertainment – and then carried on his passion for film directing in New York at NYU Tisch School of the Arts.
Returning to Italy, he worked for two years in advertising for the production department. He then decided to head back to Rome where he worked for three years at Micromegas (a communication and production company) as head of the production and post-production department, as well as director of various commercials and business-related films.
He was then appointed director of the documentary: "Concilio Vaticano II", produced and commissioned by the PCCS (Pontifical Council for Social Communications). Meanwhile he directed and co-produced some experimental TV series such as "The Divine Comedy " (pilot and teaser) and "Black Vatican" (teaser), commercials (Meridiana/ SSC Napoli) and music videos (EatMovie – Pietro Valsecchi).
In 2016, he wrote the screenplay for “MAGIC BOOK”. In 2017, he became a minority partner of the Light Industry Motion Pictures production company, directing his first feature film: "Malati di Sesso".
He is currently engaged in the development of his new feature film "Magic Book", that he will direct and that will be internationally co-produced by Roberto Capua (Light Industry and other production companies).