Sebastiano d’Ayala Valva

Sebastiano d’Ayala Valva

United Kingdom

Biography

Sebastiano d’Ayala Valva (London, UK, 1978) was born to an Italian father and an English mother. In 2003, he graduated from the Institut d’études politiques in Paris. Since 2005 he has written and directed documentaries for French television. In 2007, he finished his first film as a director, TRANSVESTITES ALSO CRY, the winner of the Audience Award at the 2007 RomaDocFest and of the Best Documentary Award at the 2008 New York Latino Film Festival. In 2009, his documentary LA CASA DEL PADRE about the architect Franco d’Ayala Valva, a disciple of Frank Lloyd Wright, was presented at the Torino Film Festival. His latest film is THE FIRST MOTION OF THE IMMOVABLE (2018).

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