Andrea  Pallaoro

Andrea Pallaoro

Italy

Biography

Andrea Pallaoro (b. 1982, Italy) is an award-winning film and theatre director whose recent work investigates the human perception of alienation and its relationship to intimacy. His short film WUNDERKAMMER (2008) won six international awards and was selected in the official competition of over fifty film festivals around the world, including Sundance 2009. His first feature film MEDEAS (2013) had its world premiere in the Official Competition of the 70th edition of the Venice Film Festival, in the Orizzonti section. MEDEAS stars Academy-Award nominee and Golden Bear winner Catalina Sandino Moreno and Tony Award winner Brian O’Byrne. Andrea holds an MFA in Film Directing from the California Institute of the Arts and a BA from Hampshire College. In 2013, he was a fellow at Yaddo. He lives and works in Los Angeles.

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