8th November, 2018
Italian filmmaker Giuseppe Garau tells DN how his idea of a pizza delivery gone awry became a loving ode to the history of cinema in 'Seven Pizzas'.
Animation, Asides, Music
7th November, 2018
Emanuele Kabu animates a shifting burst of vibrant colours mixed with masked contemporary music icons for Tre Allegri Ragazzi Morti track 'Caramella'.
Film Festival, Live Action
1st June, 2018
Artist duo Mathery introduce the initial dropping characters of Oliver, Frida, Federica & Fiona in their fun quirky OFFF festival film 'The Artists’ Room'
30th May, 2018
Ivan Olita delves into the realities of NYC living for the city’s new breed of artists in layered non-fiction short 'Can't Nobody Else Love You'.
16th May, 2018
Stop-motion short 'Aperture' is the captivating result of Italian filmmaker Emanuele Kabu’s attempt to rekindle a connection with his hometown.
20th April, 2018
DN speaks to Tommaso Cassinis about working with London music producer Hagan and Crudo Volta to explore Ghana's music scene in documentary 'Yenkyi Taxi'.
Animation, Art & Fashion, Music, Podcasts
6th April, 2018
Luca Dipierro & Father Murphy join us on the podcast to look back at their fruitful collaboration and reveal details of their new stop motion feature film.
Art & Fashion, Premiere
20th March, 2018
Enrico Poli’s has created a tender, intimate and nostalgic look at the journey from childhood to adulthood his new fashion film 'Not(e) For a Dreamer'.
Live Action, Premiere
15th January, 2018
Cristiano Gazzarrini tells DN how a live quadraphonic sound experience led to the creation of his immersive post-apocalyptic sci-fi short 'US'.
2nd August, 2017
Meet the monks who achieve spiritual enlightenment through 1000 days of endurance running in Ivan Olita's arresting documentary.
29th June, 2017
Sergio Pastore takes us through the creation of his sublimely enchanting tale of altruism created for renowned prepared piano composer Hauschka.
7th March, 2017
Bruno Noaro shares how the film he directed with Julie Reindl went from student project to official music video for electronic music producer Trentemøller.
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