Massimo D'Anolfi

Massimo D'Anolfi


We are first and foremost two craftsmen of cinema. We write, we shoot, we assemble our movies. It's how we like it and it suits our deepest nature.    


Born in Pescara, Italy, in 1974, Massimo D'Anolfi has worked as a videographer, assistant director and scenographer. He forms a directorial duo with his wife Martina Parenti. They founded and make their films through their production company Montmorency Film. Massimo D'Anolfi and Martina Parenti have been making films together for the past decade. They have shared the development, research, writing, production, filming and editing of several acclaimed documentary films which have been shown worldwide: SPIRA MIRABILIS (on international stories of immortality, 2016), THE NEVER-ENDING FACTORY OF THE DUOMO (on the eternal work established for Milan's cathedral, 2015), DARK MATTER (a look at an Italian industrial military complex, 2013) and THE CASTLE (four seasons of daily operations at Milan's Malpensa Airport, 2011).

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