Writer and director Emanuela Giordano studied at the Academy of Dramatic Arts and at Sapienza, University of Rome, with a course in drama directed by Eduardo De Filippo. She started from a young age, writing and creating cultural programmes for Radio RAI 3 and the Third Network RAI TV. Her short films and documentaries have been recognised and selected for the most important Italian and European festivals.
Emanuela’s latest film The Venice Ghetto, 500 Years of Life was presented at the 2015 Venice Film Festival. She will take part in a Q&A after the screening of the film at GIJFF 2016.