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Alessandro Riconda

He starts shooting videos when he’s at the high school, participating to video contests and festivals for schools with the nickname ilconterik. His amatourial videos won many international prizes and were shown all over the world. Among all the amatourial works the videoclip for the italian singer Elisa “Rock your soul” and the short films “Kill Qoob” and “The Unicorn“.

In 2008 he wins a scholarship for a 15 months Digital Filmmaking course at SAE Institute in Milan and in later years anttend numerous wokshop including 5 days workshop in Media Design at NABA in Milan (2009) and a master class with Jonathan Demme.

In 2011 attends a one-year scriptwriting course at the Scuola Holden (writing school by Alessandro Baricco) and the following year he continued his studies in writing at AIACE Turin with the italian director Daniele Gaglianone.

In 2010 he enrolled in Cinema and Media Engeneering undergraduate course at Politecnico di Torino, where he is currently studying. Shame and glasses is his first movie as filmmaker.

Short film credits

Director, Producer
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Shame and Glasses

Italy | Apr 2013 | 7:03
Mirko has to face his worst fear: wearing glasses. That is the only way to do his school test, but what would happen if the young girl he is secretly ...
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