Stefano Bessoni - Roma
He is graduated in Academy of Fine Arts in Rome.
Since 1989 he has made several experimental films, video installations, performances and documentaries attracting the attention of critics and has received many awards at national and international festivals.
From 1990 to 1998 he worked for several film and television production companies as operator, director of photography and editor.
From 1998 to 2001 he collaborated as an assistant, storyboard artist and digital effect artist with the Italian director Pupi Avati.
From 2000 to 2007 he teached direction at NUCT in Cinecittà.
From 2010-2013 he teached at the Griffith Academy in Rome, where he was the owner of a high specialization course dedicated to visionary and fantastic cinema.
He currently teaches at Ars in Fabula in Macerata (Italy) in the Master of Editorial Illustration and in the Summer School, and in IED Rome Cinema and New Media institute.
He regularly holds many workshops in schools and specialized festivals such as:
Giffoni Film Festival (Salerno - Italy), Future Film Festival (Bologna - Italy), Bologna Children's Book Fair - ExpoPixel (Bologna - Italy), Fantaspoa (Porto Alegre - Brazil), Oi Kabum (Salvador De Bahia - Brazil), Teatro Franco Parenti (Milan - Italy), Estacion Diseño (Granada - Spain), RUFA (Rome - Italy).
He has written and directed many movies and has published many illustrated books.