Hi, I'm an animator, aspiring director and screenwriter.
I love cinema and I want to be a part of it.

Do you have a project?
Contact me!

My skills:
After Effects
Premiere Pro
Photoshop
Illustrator
Maya
Blender
3DS Max
Nuke
Unreal Engine
Unity

 
/WORK EXPERIENCE

Now 
I work as a Freelance artist and animator in my co-founded studio called "Selvatico Studio" based in Cesena (Italy). I teach motion graphics at Scuola lnternazionale di Comics in Reggio-Emilia. 

2018-2021 
Lead Animator for the shortfilm "The Blue Knight" produced by Azabache Films. Developed by Delicatessenispink.
 
2015-2020 

Lead Animator for 5 years at Delicatessenispink. Co-directing with Cristiana Valentini and Gabriele Fantuzzi. 

2014-2015 
Freelance animator (2D, 3D, Stop Motion) and technician (3D generalist, camera operator, storyboarding, compositing, vfx and so on). I worked for other studios like Arscolor Media Production, Kalimera SRL, Pervenio and RE:Lab. 

2006-2014 
Technician, camera operator, editor, director (mostly music video) for my co-founded production house called "HolyShit!Films". 
/EDUCATION

2015 
(Blue Shuttle- Rome) 

Story & Character Masterclass with Matthew Lhun(Pixar - Story Supervisor) and Valerie LaPointe(Pixar -Story Artist)

2014 
(Blue Shuttle - Milan) 

Character & Creature animation Masterclass with Shawn Kelly(Lead Animator - ILM) 

2013-2014 
(Scuola lnternazionale di Comics Reggio-Emilia)
 
3D Maya course 

2012-2014 
(Scuola lnternazionale di Comics Reggio-Emilia) 

Traditional and digital animation course 

2005-2010 
(lstituto Superiore F.Corni di Modena) 

Electronics and communications (High school diploma) 
/SKILLS AND COMPETENCES

SOCIAL

Empathic and communicative skills, listening and mediation, gained at work and at school. Understanding the problems and solutions of needs related to users. Ability to develop and leverage contacts that can provide support. Problem solving skills.

PLANNING
Ability in knowing how to translate ideas from the project plan to the operational one, planning the activities to be carried out and arranging times and means. Ability to coordinate and manage human resources. Ability to work in an emergency situation and on multiple projects in parallel.

COMPUTER
I can use most animation, 3d and video editing software. As well as being a computer expert. Software I use most commonly: Adobe Photoshop, Adobe After Effects, Adobe Media Encoder, Adobe Premiere Pro, Blender, Maya, 3DStudio Max, Cinema 4D, Nuke, Final Cut Pro, Office Package (you read that right, Office Package!).

LANGUAGE
Sono madrelingua Italiana, I can speak english, un peu de français, non mucho espagnol.
/OTHER STUFF

PRODUCTION

I have co-founded an house production for music video called "HolyShit!Films".

DRIVE
I have a B license and I have a car (hybrid for the environment).

HOBBY
Books, movies, video games, technology, science, space.
I love to work on my personal projects, drawing, thinking, subscribing to the gym and going only the first week.
/FILMOGRAPHY

“THE BLUE KNIGHT” - Animated Movie

(2018-2021)
Story artist, storyboarding, compositing,  lead animator, rigger, vfx artist, animator recruiter.

“CUSTODI DEL MONDO - 63° Zecchino d'Oro” - Animated Music Video
(2020)
Animation, compositing.


“LA MALANOTTE - LENNON KELLY” - Animated Music Video
(2019)
Compositing, post-production.


“GUALTIERO DEI MESTIERI - 60° Zecchino d’Oro” - Animated Music Video
(2017)
Co-director, storyboarding, animation, rigging, editing, compositing, vfx, post-production.


“L'ORANGOTANGO BIANCO - 59° Zecchino D'oro ” - Animated Music Video 
(2016)
Animation, editing, vfx, post-production.


“CAVOLI A MERENDA - 58° Zecchino d'Oro ” - Animated Music Video
(2015)
Animation, editing, vfx, post-production.

 
Do you have a project?
Contact me!