PHONE: Italy +39 3384803181 - UK 0750 3581261
LANGUAGES: English and Spanish written and spoken (fluent)Italian (mother tongue)
TRAINING: Born in Italy, trained internationally, especially in Italy and the U.K., in Cinema: Scriptwriting (B and C communication course 2001) - Editing (final cut pro.6, ealing broadway studios, London 2009) Voice Over - Choreography (Chisenhale Choreographic Course with Kevin Finnan, Motionahouse and Ian Spink, Second Stride, London) -.Dance: Contemporary, Jazz, Flamenco, Tango, Ballet, Contact Improvisation and completed my education with Acting and Singing. During the past 25 years of professional career, I have divided my activity between , Theatre , Cinema and Television..
CINEMA: Since 2000 I started working in cinema as Director and 1st Assistant Director/casting (I am very familiar with Movie Magic Scheduling , for breakdown and shooting plan) in several projects between film and publicity in 35 and super16 mm as well as in digital and HD :
1st AD to the director for the film “Quasi Quasi” (Metafilm-Italy 2001) 1st AD for the film “Fino a farti male” (Film Daedalus-Italy) 1st AD in the film “Il Grafologo"(River Film -Italy, June 03) 1st AD in the film “In Volo”(Italy November 03) 1st AD-casting for the film “Riturnella” (River Film-Film Globe, Italy July-Nov.04) 1st AD for “Bankopost” publicity for the post of Neederlands (- March 2007)1st AD/production manager to the british artist Chris Evans for his film “Film Trailer” funded by the British Academy ( July 2007)1st AD for “Fisico da spiaggia”(Italy, June 2008) 1st AD-casting- for “Il Volo di Dio” (AB Film-.Italy Feb-Apr:2009) co-director for”Jana” (Ashley team prod..Italy July-Sept. 2009) 1st Ad in the pre production for the fiction "La donna che ritorna"for ENDEMOL Italy, July 2010, Collaboration to the direction of “Discoteche psicotrope”a video spot for the Italian Ministry of Youth (July 2011)
I wrote, directed and produced 3 short film: Synchronicity (guest on Sky taxy channel for the year 2003) Un amica in più (3rd in the competition for public administration) and PIENANOTTE (3rd classified at the “white night Festival” funded by the council of Rome) and 1 documentary: "Romeo meets the Roms, winner of the videoclip fest 2005". I am currently working on my film “Il Cerchio di Carta” that will be shot in 2011.
THEATRE, I have performed with various companies in Italy as dancer, actress, singer, choreographer, director. In 1994 I moved to London where I funded in 1996 the dance theatre company DELTA FOXTROT ARTS PROJECT, that I have been directing since, alternating work in London and Rome. With the company have created in 1996/97 my first piece “The Way Out”, based on Luigi Pirandello’s one act play, commissioned by Chisenhale Dance Space and presented in London (Chisenhale dance Space, Jacksons lane Theatre, Westminster Studiotheatre and at the Campus Theatre in Devon) and in Rome for the Italian Summer festival, as British guest company.
Michele Durtnell Dance co. in “Tethered Embrace”, “Call/ Reverse Charge” and “Adios” (, Jacksons LaneTheatre, Chisenhale Dance Space, Westminster Studio Theatre 1996, 97, 98)
Craos Mor co. dir. by Morag Witghman in “le Cavaliere Rouge” (The Place, London)Go Girls Co. Chor. By M. .Durtnell and Sally Doughty in “Go Girls” (Green Room, Manchester - Chisenhale Dance Space and Jacksons Lane, London)
I have collaborated in Italy with the composer Federico Bonetti Amendola and the two British lyrical singers Karl Diamond and Jaqueline Varsey, to the Opera “Pergolese”, funded by the Pergolesi Theatre of Jesi and the Pergolesi fundation of New York (Pergolesi Theatre, Jesi)
In the year 2000 I have presented in Italy my new piece “Oceansea, fish out of water”, (Rome and Italian Summer Tour and London in 2001 in the “Made-e-terrain”, the Italian festival that I organised and artistically directed at Jacksons Lane, funded by the Italian Cultural Institute of London and the Italian Embassy).
November 2000 have performed and collaborated to the video-performance “Emerge” with the video artist Sarah Spanton, (Leeds).
In 2005 I have collaborated with ALTAROMA, the high fashion agency of Rome, directing and choreographing the Romeo Gigli meets Rom (event and video) and the Caftani in Campidoglio site specific events.
I've choreographed a scene for Paolo Sorrentino's film "Il Divo" and for Gabriele Salvatores' "Quo vadis baby?".
2005-2007 I went to live in Alicante (Spain) were I created with my new company Camins Creuats “Me calcè al revès los zapatos” touring Valencia Region.
TEACHING:I have taught internationally Dance, Choreography , Theatre and Cinema, in Italy (Rome : University Arts Dept.Rome Tre, for the IED International Institute of Design and for the NUCT, New University of Cinema and Television) Spain (phisycal theatre, University of Alicante) and England (Tower Hamlets, Stagecoach Oxted and Bexley, London -Norfolk and Norwich Dance Centre).
Name: flaminia graziadei
Occupation: Crew and Director