JULY 20th


EDOARDO DE ANGELIS was born in Napoli on 31 August 1978, he is a director, screenplay writer and producer. In 2006 he completed his studies at the famous "Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia". He graduated with a short "Mistero e passione di Gino Pacino", the story of a man who dreams about making love to Saint Lucia and end up losing his eyesight for his sense of guilt. He won the critic awards for this short at Küstendorf Film and Music Festival, where he met Emir Kusturica and Paula Vaccaro who helped him make his first feature.
In 2011, he made his first feature called "Mozzarella Stories". Serbian director Emir Kusturica has defined Edoardo De Angelis a "Visionary Talent". The film was produced by Bavaria Media Italia, Eagle Pictures and Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia Production. Emir Kusturica was the executive producer. The film features Aida Turturro, Luisa Ranieri, Massimiliano Gallo, Andrea Renzi and Luca Zingaretti. Francesco Alberoni, dedicated an article to the film in Corriere della Sera: "Artists often perceive the meaning of time. Edoardo De Angelis managed to do that in his beautiful and funny film".
He directed and produced his second feature in 2014, "Perez.". In 2016 he directed the first episode of "Vieni a vivere a Napoli", called "Magnifico Shock". The film was premiered at the Bifest. In 2016 he also directed and wrote "Indivisible". The film won six David di Donatello awards in 2017: best original screenplay, best producer, best actress in a supporting role, best soundtrack, best original song and best costume.

  • Filmography:

    Okappa e Kappao (2000)
    Lo Scambio (2001)
    Mors Tua (2002)
    Tropical Snack (La merendina tropicale) (2005)
    Quanta donna vuoi (2004)
    Mistero e passione di Gino Pacino (2008)
    Fisico da spiaggia (2009)

    Mozzarella Stories (2011)
    Perez. (2014)
    Vieni a vivere a Napoli, various directors (2016)
    Indivisible (2016)
    L'ora legale (2017) - subject and screenplay

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