Jacopo Quadri (nov.1964, Italy) studied at CSC filmschool in Rome. As an editor, he worked on films by Bernardo Bertolucci, Gianfranco Rosi, Mario Martone, Paolo Virzì, Marco Bechis, Francesca Archibugi, Zhang Yuan, Alessandro Rossetto, Apichatpong Weerasethakul and many others. He directed various experimental short films and, together with Mario Martone, made the full-length documentary Un posto al mondo (2000). Since the death of his father Franco Quadri,he has managed his publishing house Ubulibri, specialised in books about theatre. With Ubulibri, Jacopo Quadri embarked on making documentaries about theatre, of which La scuola d’estate (2014) was the first, followed by Il paese dove gli alberi volano (2015). For his third feature length documentary, Lorello and Brunello, he received the Cipputi Award and the Special Jury Mention at the Torino Film Festival in 2017. Ultimina (2020, IDFA world premiere) is his new work.
Born on the Adriatic cost, she lives between Italy and Ireland. Alogside degrees in Cultural Studies and in Documentary Practice in Milan she started her career as a festival programmer and co-artistic director at Milano Film Festival. Since 2018, she is working as project and production manager for Dubliner animation studio and maps and plans, and she co-founded Varicoloured Holistic Film Agency, a company dedicated to short film distribution strategy and production consultancy. She is also a project manager of Torino Short Film Market and Short Film Advisor of Venice International Film Festival.