Member Since:
March 2015
Last online:
2 weeks ago
Invites sent:
7

About Federico

Federico Conforti is an Italian editor based in Los Angeles. He was co-editor of the acclaimed Italian film They Call Me Jeeg, which won seven “David di Donatello” awards (Italian Academy Awards) in 2016, including Best Editing. He is a member of the European Film Academy and Motion Picture Editors Guild (IATSE Local 700).

After graduating from the University of Pisa with a degree in Cinema, Music and Theater, Federico began his career as an intern at Magui Studios in Rome. Under the expert tutelage of Andrea Maguolo, he trained as an Assistant Editor and learned Avid Media Composer inside and out. He began to shift into an Editor role by taking on freelance projects of his own, cutting his teeth on independent short films and music videos. Recent projects include The Disunited States of America, a documentary directed by Luis Prieto; Dimension 404, a new sci-fi series for Hulu; season two of Ultimate Beastmaster for Netflix; and The Oath, a new drama series for Sony Crackle.

www.federicoconforti.com

Credits

  • Sra. Genovese

    Sra. Genovese (2018)
    Film (Short and Action) Editor After watching an infomercial about traveling an old woman decides to escape from the retirement home to make her dreams come true.

  • The Oath

    The Oath (2018)
    Television (Crime and Drama) Editor Explores a world of gangs made up of those sworn to protect, defend and shed light on corrupt and secret societies.

  • The Disunited State of America

    The Disunited State of America (2016 - 2017)
    Documentary by Luis Prieto Editor Feature Documentary - Produced by Sky, Radical Production

  • Amalthea

    Amalthea (2017)
    Film (Short and Sci-Fi) Editor Set in a prison lab on the moon of Amalthea, it follows the story of a war deserter, Dan Barnett, who will try to escape with the help of his jail mate, an alien.

  • The War in Between

    The War in Between (2017)
    Film (Documentary) Editor Documenting a new, successful "back to nature" therapy for US War Veterans with PTSD.

  • Ultimate Beastmaster

    Ultimate Beastmaster (2017)
    Television (Game-Show and Reality-TV) Editor Touted as the first international competition show of its kind, "Ultimate Beastmaster" will feature six country-specific versions, with local languages, competitors and hosts from each country: the U.S., Brazil, South Korea, Mexico, Germany and Japan. All 10 episodes will launch at the same time worldwide on Netflix. The series will feature 108 competitors, 18 from each country, with each hourlong episode featuring 12 contestants - two from each locale. The athletes will run a demanding new obstacle course known as "The Beast," and each episode will crown a "Beastmaster," with the nine individual winners competing against each other in the final episode of the season for the chance to become the Ultimate Beastmaster.

  • Brother's Keeper

    Brother's Keeper (2017)
    Film (Short) Editor A vengeful young woman races down a barren California highway with a problem in her trunk, a problem she plans to leave buried in the desert.

  • Phantogram: Funeral Pyre

    Phantogram: Funeral Pyre (2017)
    Film (Short, Drama and Music) Editor Add a Plot »

  • The Disunited States of America

    The Disunited States of America (2017)
    Film (Documentary) Editor An insight into the lives and minds of Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton supporters, a portrait of their fears and beliefs in the months leading up to the unparalleled 2016 election.

  • Wake Me Up

    Wake Me Up (2017)
    Film (Short, Drama and Thriller) Editor An experimental psycho drama about a woman struggles to wake up from a series of dream fragments nightmare triggered by a suspicious phone call of her boyfriend, but she finally realizes that she might still trapped in the dream.

  • PurpleOne Productions One Long Take Studio Tour

    PurpleOne Productions One Long Take Studio Tour (2017)
    Video (Short) Actor PurpleOne Productions, Inc. One Long Take Short Film Studio Commercial - Experimental.

  • Phenomenon

    Phenomenon (2016)
    Film (Short, Drama and Sci-Fi) Editor In the midst of the Vietnam War a group of soldiers disappear after being enlisted and never reach Vietnam. Back in America, Norman a young boy is left with his dad's broken radio wondering where he might be.

  • Calico Skies

    Calico Skies (2016)
    Film (Drama and Thriller) Editor Self condemned to the immense and boundless prison of the Mojave desert, Phoenix leads a life of forced isolation, living by himself in a house as far away as possible from the rest of the world. Phoenix does one thing and one thing only: he digs holes. Every month he digs a hole in the middle of nowhere and buries something. The last stronghold of society stands with the man that frequently delivers his mail. When one day the delivery doesn't happen by the hand of his trustworthy mailman, but by that of the beautiful and quizzical Ariel, Phoenix's life derails in an escalation that leads him to dangerous consequences which will be impossible to escape. Written by Hot Tub Films

  • Locked

    Locked (2016)
    Film (Short, Crime, Drama and Horror) Editor A man locked his monster wife in the bedroom. In order to protect his wife, he killed all the people who came to seek help in his house.

  • Rain

    Rain (2016)
    Film (Short and Drama) Editor An unnamed businessman (Greg Kennedy) sits in a parked car, a pouring rainstorm beating at the window. His tie askew, his hair disheveled, he is anxious, fearful - and when the phone begins to ring - utterly paralyzed. Earlier, laying in bed with a beautiful young lover (Mariana Novak), the businessman explains the nightmares that have been filling his nights - he is dreaming of her, but he is drowning. Lately the nightmares have become so real, he worries that he might actually die in his sleep. His lover laughs off his worries, insisting that a real lover will only die from love. He counters that lovers also sometimes die from jealousy. At that suggestion, the lover grows suspicious, and quickly begins to uncover the fact that the businessman may be married, making their affair a sham, and even worse, her a fool for believing in it. As the beautiful moment devolves into an argument, passions become anger, and the frolicking lovers begin to dress, cementing the unspoken understanding... Written by Thomas London

  • When It Burns

    When It Burns (2016)
    Film (Short, Drama and Romance) Editor Passionate, addictive and co-dependent, Kate and Luke ride an intense relationship roller-coaster while battling their own demons. But there is no cure for the greatest addiction they both have: each other. How far would you go for love?

  • Hallucinaut

    Hallucinaut (2016)
    Film (Short and Fantasy) Editorial department Hounded by bad karma, a lovable hothead seeks advice from a psychedelic palm reader who sends him on an epic trip to alter his destiny.

  • Dimension 404

    Dimension 404 (2016)
    Television by Hulu Editor 6 episodes scripted tv show

  • A Little Lust

    A Little Lust (2015)
    Film (Comedy) Editor First film directed by Veronica Pivetti. The theme of the film is bullying and homophobia of a teenager at school.

  • They Call Me Jeeg

    They Call Me Jeeg (2015)
    Film (Action, Sci-Fi and Drama) Editor The film is a strange and anti-hero transposition of a very popular animated manga cartoon in the 80's called Steel Jeeg. Here, a young outlaw (Enzo) is somehow affected by radioactive waste in the Tiber waters in Rome. He subsequently finds out he has gained super powers and interprets them as a reward for never having managed to enter the criminal world that counts. The inside joke reveals itself when Enzo meets Alessia, who believes the charming hero is the personification of the hero in the cartoon she used to watch.

  • The Heartbreaking Tale of Laurent & Larry Bourgeois

    The Heartbreaking Tale of Laurent & Larry Bourgeois (2015)
    Film (Short) Editor Dancers Larry and Laurent Bourgeois dance off to prove that the other is just an impostor.

  • Nè Giulietta, nè Romeo

    Nè Giulietta, nè Romeo (2015)
    Film by Pigra s.r.l. - Director: Veronica Pivetti Editor

  • Les Twins - The Real One

    Les Twins - The Real One (2015)
    Film (short) by Hogan Rebel - Director: Bruno Miotto Editor

  • Green Eyed Monster

    Green Eyed Monster (2015)
    Music by Director: Loris Lai Editor

  • I Know You

    I Know You (2014)
    Video (Short and Drama) Sound department Could you push the envelope of cult personality and distortion of media, or rather enfold it? This is a game of confidence. What if you couldn't tell the difference between what was real and what was not? What if you could get away with something and everyone seemingly believed you? Sometimes it doesn't matter who you are, it's who they think you are. Written by Colin Gerrard

  • Lo chiamavano Jeeg Robot

    Lo chiamavano Jeeg Robot (2014)
    Film by Goon Films - Director: Gabriele Mainetti Co-Editor

  • Slow Food Story

    Slow Food Story (2013)
    Film (Documentary) Miscellaneous Crew In 1986, Carlo Petrini founded the ArciGola Gastronomic Association in Italy and three years later in Paris, launched Slow Food, an international anti-fast-food resistance movement. An ebullient presence, Carlìn, as he is affectionately known around the globe, has become an ambassador for thinking about food differently. From the tiny town of Bra, home to some 27,000 inhabitants, the Slow Food movement has grown to become a revolution, that now has roots in more than 150 countries. Cheese-makers, vintners, and artisanal food folk, toast Slow Food for bringing about a change in consciousness that shook the very foundation of gastronomy. Written by Anonymous

  • La foresta di ghiaccio

    La foresta di ghiaccio (2013)
    Film by Ascent Film - Director: Claudio Noce Co-Editor

  • P.O.E.: Project of Evil

    P.O.E.: Project of Evil (2012)
    Film (Horror) Editor Following up the successful "P.O.E.: Poetry of Eerie", some of the original filmmakers regrouped for this newest experiment which aims to bring the tales of Edgar Allen Poe to life through the distinct lens of Italian horror with spoken English. While the original film's focus was the poetic and macabre dimension of the infamous Boston author, this sequel focuses instead on the bloody, violent and disturbing. Stories include 'The Pit and the Pendulum', 'Solo', 'Loss of Breath', 'The Murders in the Rue Morgue', 'The Tell-Tale Heart', 'The System of Dr. Tar and Prof. Feather', and 'The Premature Burial'... Like you've never seen before! Written by Anonymous

  • Pascoli a Barga

    Pascoli a Barga (2012)
    Film (Biography) Editor Add a Plot »

  • Bist Du der letzte Mann, der Hitler sah?

    Bist Du der letzte Mann, der Hitler sah? (2012)
    Film (Documentary, Biography, Family and History) Editorial department The film tells the story of my stepfather Bernd Freytag von Loringhoven. He gives an unusual personal testimony on crucial moments of the German history of the 20th century. Bernd Freytag survived the cauldron of Stalingrad and witnessed the assassination attempt oft the 20th of July 1944 against Hitler. Thereafter for nine months he encountered Hitler on a daily basis at the military briefings as adjutant to the Chief of the General Staff Guderian. In that position he stayed the last week in the Fuhrer Bunker in Berlin, up to 24 hours before Hilters suicide. Apart from the high cinematic quality the film features the outstanding narrative talent of Bernd Freytag. The film is shot in Munich, Berlin and Poland and employes plentiful archive material. Written by Anonymous

  • Marcello

    Marcello (2012)
    Film (Short, Crime, Drama and Romance) Editorial department Marcello is a young man. Alone, in an empty house is haunted by his habits, he only takes care of a dry little plant and his answering machine. He loves a woman who has gone and he's constantly waiting for her return, even a sign from her. One night another woman breaks into his house and remixes all his certainties. But she makes a serious error: answers the phone. Written by Anonymous

  • Cargo

    Cargo (2012)
    Film (Short and Drama) Editorial department Alina is twenty-five, comes from Ukraine and works as a prostitute on the outskirts of Rome. Jani, the guy who brings her onto the street everyday, can't keep his eyes off her. He believes the child she is carrying is his. This almost illusory certainty drives him to look for a way out from the cage that encloses them. Written by Anonymous

  • L'ultimo pastore

    L'ultimo pastore (2012)
    Film (Documentary) Miscellaneous Crew A journey through the incredible story of Renato Zucchelli, the last travelling shepherd living in a metropolis, who conquered the city with only his sheep and the power of fantasy.

  • The Pit and the Pendulum

    The Pit and the Pendulum (2012)
    Film (short) by Revok s.r.l. - Director: Donatello Della Pepa Editor

  • Il mistero di La Tour

    Il mistero di La Tour (2012)
    Film (short) by Filmmaster - Director: Claudio Noce Editor

  • The Zombie Loop

    The Zombie Loop (2012)
    Film (short) by CSC Editor

  • Welcome to Babylon

    Welcome to Babylon (2012)
    Film (short) by Director: Marco Missano Editor

  • Il Tuffatore

    Il Tuffatore (2012)
    Film (short) by Lamaro Editor

  • Una volta fuori

    Una volta fuori (2012)
    Film (short) by Blue Suede Shoots - Director: Renato Chiocca Editor

  • P.O.E. 2 Project of Evil

    P.O.E. 2 Project of Evil (2012)
    Film by Revok s.r.l. - Director: Donatello Della Pepa Editor

  • Il silenzio di Pelesjan

    Il silenzio di Pelesjan (2011)
    Film (Documentary) Editorial department Add a Plot »

  • Cuore di clown

    Cuore di clown (2011)
    Film (Short and Romance) Editorial department Braciola is a clown unable to make people laughing. Tonino, the meanest man in town, blackmails Braciola's girlfriend Gioia and forced her to married him. The clown interrupts the ceremony, wrecks havoc in the church with the help of his pet rat and run away with Gioia. Many adventures and yes, laughs, await ahead for our heroes. Written by Casta Diva Pictures

  • Biondina

    Biondina (2011)
    Film (Short and Drama) Editorial department Blondie is a 13 years old girl. She is a unruly nature-loving kid, constantly running away from something, mainly her family and the school duties. One morning on her way to classes she finds a beautiful toad which she releases in the classroom, saving her mate Marco form an embarrassing situation. She will find her mom by the lake to realize their are more close and similar than what they thought. Written by Casta Diva Pictures

  • La Currybonara

    La Currybonara (2011)
    Film (short) by Tema Film - Director: Ezio Maisto Editor

  • Johnny T.

    Johnny T. (2011)
    Film (short) by Stalker Film - Director: Tommaso Landucci Editor

  • Tiger Boy

    Tiger Boy (2011)
    Film (short) by Goon Films - Director: Gabriele Mainetti Assistant Editor

  • Versipellis

    Versipellis (2011)
    Film (short) by Revok s.r.l. - Director: Donatello Della Pepa Editor

  • Il cuore grande delle ragazze

    Il cuore grande delle ragazze (2011)
    Film by Duea Film, Medusa Film - Director: Pupi Avati Assistant Editor

  • I casi della vita: La Spezia, Italia

    I casi della vita: La Spezia, Italia (2010)
    Film (Short and Drama) Editor Add a Plot »

  • I casi della vita: Cesena, Italia

    I casi della vita: Cesena, Italia (2010)
    Film (Short and Drama) Editor Add a Plot »

  • I casi della vita: Siracusa, Italia

    I casi della vita: Siracusa, Italia (2010)
    Film (Short and Drama) Editor Add a Plot »

  • Everyone in their room

    Everyone in their room (2010)
    Film (short) by Director: Marco Missano Editor

  • Sulla strada di casa

    Sulla strada di casa (2010)
    Film by Marvin Film Assistant Editor

  • Hertz

    Hertz (2009)
    Film (Short, Action, Drama, Music and 1 More) Editorial department The surrounding environment is full of sounds that the human ear can hardly perceive. 'Hertz' is the story of Valentina, a cellist who is lost in a labyrinth with no way out, the labyrinth of auditory distortions. Trying to evade, Valentina will go out of her mind, and violently destroy her apartment. Her hart beat and the sound of her breathing is perceived as being something outside her, and ' being' is something that happens only in the mind. An experimental film because it focuses on the actual frequencies of sound in the surrounding environment, trying to reproduce auditory hyper sensibility and perception. Written by Anonymous

  • Good Morning, Aman

    Good Morning, Aman (2009)
    Film (Drama) Editorial department An Italian boxer strikes up a friendship with a Somali immigrant.

  • Good morning Aman

    Good morning Aman (2009)
    Film by DNA Cinematografica - Director: Claudio Noce Assistant Editor

  • Annie & Peter

    Annie & Peter
    Film (Short and Drama) Editor A young woman finds unexpected love over a game of Ms. Pac-Man.

Awards

  • They Call Him Jeeg Root (Winner Best Editing - David di Donatello Award)
    (2016)

  • Le stelle ci cambieranno pelle “Marco Notari” music video​ (Winner Best Music Video 2011 at Premio Italiano Videoclip Indipendente P.I.V.I.)
    (2011)

  • Everyone In Their Room "Music for 11 Instruments" music video ​(Winner Best Italian Music Video at Premio Videoclip Italiano 2010, Winner Best Animation Clip at M.e.i. P.I.V.I.)
    (2010)

  • Mountain Tea Traders "Julies Haircut" music video​ (Winner Best Italian Music Video at Premio Videoclip Italiano 2009)
    (2009)

register for stage 32 Register / Log In