Gianmarco Donaggio (b. 1991) director, cinematographer, artist, and writer.

EDUCATION:​

Film-production - Bachelor Degree, Art University Bournemouth, 2014 - UK - (specialisation in fiction-cinematography and documentary filmmaking)   

Fine Art - Diploma, Liceo Artistico, 2010 - Italy - (specialisation in graphic design and contemporary art)  

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COURSES & MASTERCLASS

Visual Culture: representation of violence in visual arts and media, Dep. of Arts and Cultural Sciences, 2021 - Lund Sweden

Visual Culture: environment and Nature, Dep. of Arts and Cultural Sciences, 2021 - Lund Sweden

Visual Culture: histories of Modern Visuality, Dep. of Arts and Cultural Sciences, 2020 - Lund Sweden

Visual Culture: theory and Methodology, Dep. of Arts and Cultural Sciences, 2020- Lund Sweden

Consciousness and self/consciousness - Praxis - school of philosophy, 2020 - Italy

Davinci Resolve 16: Color correction certified end user - 2020

Free Space, Aesthetics and Sculpture, Stacion - Center for contemporary art, 2019 - Kosovo

Questions of Perception in Art and Science, Berlin Summer University of the Arts, 2019 - Germany 

Philosophies of the Visual, UIO, Oslo, 2019 - Norway

Terre di Cinema, International cinematographer days, 2018 -Italy 

Story Development, The Blank Space, with Kelly Davis, 2018 - Norway 

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ARTIST RESIDENCY:

Via Farini, VIR artist residency program, September-December 2020 - Italy

MultiMadeira, 2020 - Portugal 

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GRANTS:​

Kulturrådet FLB (Norwegian Culture Fund)

Norwegian Film Institute, Scholarship for cinematography workshop 

Kulturrådet FLB Markedsføringsstøtte (Norwegian Culture Fund)

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FESTIVALS & SCREENINGS:​

57th Mostra Internazionale del Nuovo Cinema di Pesaro - international competition -  premio Lino Miccichè - 2021 - Italy

39th Asolo Art Film Festival - Asolo Award Art Films - 2021 - Italy

Visions du Réel - film market - 2021 - Nyon Switzerland 

Short Waves Festival - 2021 - Urban View Competition - Poland

Sphere Digital - World Cinema Carnival  - 2021 - India

Rome Prisma Independent Film Awards - 2021 - Italy

9th International Video Poetry Festival  - 2021 - Athens Greece 

DA Z – Digital Art Zurich - 2020 - Switzerland 

24th Avanca International film festival 2020 - Portugal 

16Th Athens Digital Arts Festival 2020 - Greece 

16Th Athens Digital Arts Festival 2020 - Technotribalism - Online

Athens International Monthly Art Film Festival - 2020 - Athens Greece 

Austin Arthouse film festival  - 2020 - Texas USA

16th Festival Transterritorial de Cine Underground - 2020 - Argentina 

Split VideoArt Festival -2020 - Croatia 

Southeastern International Film & Music Festival -2020 - USA 

Indo American International Festival of World Cinema  - 2020 - India 

Assurdo Film festival - 2020 - Italy 

Prague International Monthly Film Festival - 2020 - Czech republic

Košice International Film Festival - 2020 - Slovakia 

Dumbo Film Festival - 2020 - USA

Berlin Flash Film Festival - 2020 - Germany

Mindfield Film Festival Albuquerque  - 2020 - USA

Short to the point  - 2020, online - Romania

Tagliacorto - home edition - 2020 - Italy

The month film festival - 2020 - UK

Rome Prisma Independent Film Awards - 2020 - Italy

48-hour film contest - 2020 - Texas USA

Fuenfterloeffel - 2020 - Germany

Fuenfterloeffel - 2019 - Turkey

Short to the point - 2019 - Romania

Bogotá Music Video Festival - 2019 - Colombia

Oslo Open House - 2019 - Norway

Scandinavian International Film Festival - 2018 - Finland

Austin Arthouse film festival - 2018 - Texas USA

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AWARDS & NOMINATIONS:

Rome Prisma Independent Film Awards - 2021 - semifinalist - best experimental film

Assurdo Film festival - 2020 - nomination - best Italian film 

Assurdo Film festival - 2020 - nomination - best soundtrack

Prague International Monthly Film Festival - 2020 - honourable mention - best cinematography 

Mindfield Film Festival Albuquerque  - 2020  - winner - best COVID-19 Experimental Short 

Košice International Monthly Film Festival - 2020 - winner - 2nd best super short film

​Košice International Monthly Film Festival - 2020 - honourable mention - best cinematography 

Verona Fotografia - Verona (Italy) - 2020  - Le Quarantenne - 4th Jury Prize

Rome Prisma Independent Film Awards - 2020 - nomination - best experimental film

Short to the Point International Film Festival - 2020 -nomination- best low budget

Short to the Point International Film Festival - 2019 -nomination- best music video 

Scandinavian International Film Festival - 2018 - nomination - best experimental film

Austin Arthouse film festival - 2018 - nomination - best director 

Austin Arthouse film festival - 2018 - nomination -  best cinematographer  

ND photography award - 2015 - honourable mention 

Giudecca 795 Art Gallery - 2018 - winner - photo of the month and special price of the year

Leica "I shot it" - honorary mention - photo of the month 

 

FILMS: ​

Manifestarsi - experimental - 00:12:12 - 2021 - Italy

Aria di Attesa - experimental/poetic - 00:05:00 - 2021 - Italy

The Sleepwalker - docupoem - 00:14:37 - 2021 - Norway

Milano di carta - experimental/research - 00:07:20 - 2020 - Italy

Q di Q - experimental/poetic - 00:03:00 - 2020 - Italy

Ice cream for you - drama/experimental, 00:07:30 - 2020 - Norway

 - experimental - arthouse - 00:13:00 - 2018 - Norway

ART FAIRS:

ReA! Art Fair 2021 - II Edition - Fabbrica del Vapore, Milano  

EXHIBITION:​

-Solo

The aura in the photographic form - MultiMadeira ,Funchal (Portugal)  

Spazio  - Galleri Neuf, Oslo (Norway) 

-Collective

IAR - international video art - collective, curated by Ottica Contemporanea, Palazzo Fondi, Napoli 

Open Studio - collective, curated by Giulio Verago at Via Farini archive, Milano. 

Walk in Studio - collective, curated by Giulio Verago at Via Farini archive, Milano. 

Micro speed date, collective, curated by Kamimani, Campobasso/Torino 

Festival Internacional Videoarte, collective, curated by Lamosa Lab, Cuenca, Spain 

Verona Fotografia, Verona (Italy)  - Le Quarantenne 

Online exhibition - Insieme 

Oslo Open House, Oslo (Norway) - Nå 

Destination  - Galleri Neuf, Oslo (Norway) 

Teatro  - Giudecca 795 Art Gallery , Venezia  (Italy)  

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SELECTED CINEMATOGRAPHY WORKS:​

Flukten over grensen - VFX Plate - Norway

Seizure - VFX Plate Unit -, Miso Film  - Italy

Kjør meg to Ol, Tv show Intro sequence, Concorde - Norway

Bingen Min, Music video, Gatas Parlament - Norway

Inshallah, Short, 35mm, 2k scan - Italy

, 4k Dcp 2.39 anamorphic  - Norway

Aurorua, Arthouse, HD Dcp - UK

The rest of Us just live here - Trailer, 2K prores - Norway

Fun days last forever - short, HD Dcp -UK

A simple night blues - short, 16mm print  - UK

Cucumber - short, 16mm print - UK

SELECTED WORKS CAMERA/LIGHT DEPARTMENT:​

-Gaffer

Gunda (feature film), Sant og Usant - Norway

Planten (short), Animaskin - Norway

Kirkenes/ Murmansk (feature film), Kunt Asdam Studio - Norway/Russia

Daddy’s girl (short), Barbosa As - Norway

Wisting, second unit,  (tv-series), Cinenord - Norway/Denmark 

Bille Van (music video), - Norway

Shotgun, Tix (music video), Expect film - Norway

Bama (commercial), Expect film - Norway

Madcom (music video), Expect film - Norway

Vulnerable (short) - Norway

Kjør meg to Ol  (Tv show Intro), Concorde - Norway

-Light technician/Best boy

The Snowman (feature film), Working title  - Norway

Wisting (tv-series), Cinenord - Norway/Denmark 

En Natt (tv-series), Via Film - Norway

Unge lovende (tv series) - Norway

Okkupert 2 (tv-series), Yellow Bird - Norway/France

Twin (tv-series), Nordisk Film - Norway

As I Fall (feature film), Nfi - Norway

Manifest (short) , Barbosa As - Norway

Ylvis - Stories from Norway (tv-series), Concorde - Norway

Grand Hotel , 4 1/2 - Norway

Neste Sommer (tv-series), Feelgood - Norway

-Camera department

Suburra (feature film), Cattleya  - Italy

Il Grande Presidente (short) , Tdc - Italy

Landet  (music video) - Norway

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TEACHING:​

Film as Atmosphere - guest lecture at Academy Minerva (Academie Minerva), 2020 - Netherland 

Tracce, analog photography workshop, supported by Lomography.

Tracce, analog photography workshop and research, MultiMadeira, 2020 - Portugal 

Tracce, analog photography workshop, Escola Básica do 1º Ciclo com Pré-Escolar Visconde Cacongo, 2020 - Portugal ​​