TorinoFilmLab - Training, development, Funding

Paolo Manera

Paolo Manera


Film Fund, Film Commission


Decision Maker 2018
Decision Maker 2017
Decision Maker 2016
Decision Maker 2015
Decision Maker 2012


Born in Torino, graduated in Literature with a thesis on Cinema. Since 1989 has worked for cinema institutions in Piemonte as Museo Nazionale del Cinema and Torino Film Festival, in whiche he was programmer of the International Short Film Competition, consultant for web projects and assistant programmer (1998-2003). Since 2000 author/consultant/editor for associations and festival in Italy and abroad, documentaries, web projects, screenplays, radio and TV programs. Since 2007 in Film Commission Torino Piemonte as founder of Piemonte Doc Film Fund, the first Italian funHead of Project for documentaries, short films and web projects. Since 2015 he is Film Commission Torino Piemonte’s Director.