Bachelor in Economics and Business Administration, University Bologna, 1993. Master in International Relations and Development Studies, University East Anglia, Norwich, England, 1996. Doctor of Philosophy in Cultural Studies, Sussex University, Brighton, England, 2002.
Film consultant Cineteca Bologna, 1996—2009, festival director Human Rights Nights Italy, since 2000. Lecturer cinema human rights University Denver, since 2003. Film advisor Venice Film Festival, Italy, 2004—2005.
Producer, director projects Officina Cinema Sud Est, Bologna, since 2004, chair, since 2007. Lecturer in world cinema, visual anthropology Free University Bozen, Italy, since 2008.
Member of Human Rights Film Network.