Personal Profile

Francesco Erba

Francesco Erba was born in Bergamo in 1986, where he spent his entire childhood and attended the State Art School where he graduated in SCULPTURE in 2005. After the Art School diploma, he decided to follow his dream, and in 2005 he moved to Rome, where attended the Motion-Picture Direction Course, held by Stefano Bessoni, at NUCT (New University for Cinema and Television).
He postgraduated in 2007.
Lover and deeply connoisseur of the world-wide cinema, in particular horror movies, and influenced and bewitched by directors like John Carpenter, David Cronenberg, Terry Gilliam, Tim Burton, Miike Takashi, Peter Jackson he tries today to assert himself in the world of cinema as a director and author for fairy-tale, horrific and fantastic movies.

Short film credits

Producer, Animator, Puppet Maker
Image from Le Malinconiche Pene Del Grom

Le Malinconiche Pene Del Grom

Italy | Sep 2010 | 4:41
A weird and bizarre clockwork puppet tries to escape from a small box that
holds him prisoner, while a mysterious tormentor keeps His efforts, please...
Director, Producer, Writer (Original story), Production Designer
Image from Asylum


Italy | Aug 2008 | 10:38
Locked in an criminal asylum, Lewis is stuck in his cell with his obsession and madness, and he can’t resign himself; not even the electroshock seems ...
Information on this profile is provided by the person and/or compiled from available sources | Profile updated 25 Nov 2008