ANDREA IANNETTA is a freelance filmmaker and film director living between Bruxelles, Rome and Berlin.
He was born and raised in Rome, where he completed a bachelor’s degree in philosophy at the University “La Sapienza”. Thereafter, he moved to India for 6 years to study film direction at the Film and Television Institute of India. He was the first Italian man to study there.
In 2012 he moved to Berlin and worked in Europe and Africa as freelancer filmmaker on several film and video projects on social issue such migration, integration and women rights.
After 10years in Germany and an hard time due to the pandemic (like everyone else experienced too), he got back on his feet and start writing about Europe and his experience of living in Germany as an Italian man.
In the Summer 2023 he moved to Bruxelles, the heart of Europe, to write on the topic, and keep working on other projects.
– Highschool Liceo Classico Ternzo Mamiani (82/100)
– B.A. in Philosophy at the University La Sapienza
Final Work: Dissertation of my personal work “Hegel: Early theology and the spirit of Christianity” Score: 110 on 110, with honors.
DOLOMITES, ITALY – 2004
First experience on a long feature film set as second A.D.
Film « Mai piu Come prima » (Never Again Like Before)
Directed by Giacomo Camiotti.
MADRID, SPAIN – 2004-2005
Erasmus Scholarship – Universidad Complutense de Madrid – Facultad de Filosofia
First experiences with a Short Film Festival,
“Buscando el sentido” – festival de Cortos a la Facultad de Filosofia de la Complutense.
PUNE, INDIA – 2006-2012
FILM & TELEVISION INSTITUTE OF INDIA (F.T.I.I.), Pune, India
Final Work: Allah is Great 25 min short Film (35 mm)
ALLAHABAD, INDIA – 2013
Casting and Production Manager for the Docu-Fiction, working title “The stuff of dreams” by Stefano Savona.
PALIC, SERBIA 2013
A Sunday in the Country – organized by EFA – European Film Academy – with Jim Sheridan – Christophe Leparc – Nikolaj Nikitin –in Palić, Serbia, July 2013.
FORLI, ITALY – 2014
Member of the Jury at Short Film Festival Sedici Corto
TURIN, ITALY – 2020
Turin Short Film Market
– Short Comedy Pitch. Project THE SCARF /DER SCHAL