Valentina Pedicini


Valentina Pedicini graduated with honours in Direction from the Zelig International School of documentary film. Her works during her school years, Pater Noster, Mio Sovversivo Amore and My Marlboro City have been selected in many national and international festivals. In 2013 her documentary Dal Profondo won the Solinas Prize at the 2013 International Film Festival of Rome. Winner of the Nastri D'Argento, the film won at the 5th annual David di Donatello Awards for Best Documentary. In 2015 she shot her first fiction short film, Era Ieri. The film was presented at the International Critics' Week at the 2015 Venice International Film Festival. In 2016 she shot her first fiction feature film: Dove Cadono Le Ombre, a Fandango and Rai Cinema production which competited at the 2017 Venice Film Festival, in the Venice Days section. Winner of the NuovoImaie Talent Award (Federica Rosellini), the film travels the world to tell an unknown tragedy. Faith is her new documentary.