Alessia Balducci

My eyes are my means of knowledge, here you can see a part of what I've looked at.

She was born in Italy in 1977. After film studies at The Cinema Accademy of Bologna and University of Pisa, she attended some directing and screenwriting workshops with Marco Bellocchio, Ermanno Olmi, Giuseppe Bertolucci, Syd Field and Werner Herzog. In 2003 she founded the Kinokitchen indipendent association with other young freelance filmmakers and directed her first short-film mis palabras. Since 2001, she has directed some videos and shorts, including Mis Palabras, The Gene of Hope, TITS, Wake up and The Enigma of an Autumn Afternoon. Since 2006 she is also active in audiovisual and artistic training as a teacher and coordinator of courses and workshops aimed at teenagers and adults. For fifteen years she has been conducting a personal research about Mith, Archetypes, Systemic Theory and Synchronicity. She founded in 2012 Metafactory, in association with Jacopo Sbolci and Giacomo Matteucci.

Filmography
Everybody Knows His Own Pain, ita / 20’ / 2016
wake up, ita / 19’ / 2011
L’enigma d’un pomeriggio d’autunno, ita / 10’ / 2010
TITS (co-director), ita / 4’ / 2008
Diversi & Abili (co-director), ita / 8’45’’ / 2008
The gene of hope (co-director), ita / 36’ / 2006
Mis palabras, ita / 18’ / 2003
Dovevo fare del cinema, ita / 4’ / 2002