Born in the North-East of Italy, Mauro spent all his childhood drawing and playing with Lego.
After studying engraving, photography and graphic design at the Polytechnic of Milan, he
discovered the world of animation.
He then decided to move to France and was admitted to the school Supinfocom Arles. There,
he took part as a student in the realization of “Muzorama”; A journey into the world of the
illustrator Muzo, selected and presented at SIGGRAPH 2009 and many others festivals.
In Arlesm, he discovered the corrida (bull-fights). It fascinated him so much it then became
the main subject of his graduation short-movie in 2010 “Matatoro”, which was well received
as well and screened at KROK in 2012 and in several other festivals around the world.
Now he lives in Geneva (Switzerland), where he works at Nadasdy Film studio. Nadasdy
Film produced his first professional short-movie “Hasta Santiago“, inspired by his journey
along the historical St James Way.
He is currently working on the realization of a new animation movie called “Aubade”,
featuring a concert at sunrise on the Leman lake in Geneva.
Film(s) inscrit(s) ou diffusé(s) à Clermont