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Federica Gianni

Federica Gianni


Scriptwriter, Film Director


FeatureLab projects Participant 2020


Federica Gianni is an Italian screenwriter and director. Her two short films "Primo" (2017) and "The Friend from Tel Aviv" (2015) have been shown in international film festivals including Palm Springs International ShortFest, Cinemed, Frameline, Outfest, and have received awards from the Director's Guild of America, the Adrienne Shelly Foundation, IFP and Vimeo. She is currently in development for her first feature film "Karaoke King”, selected for the Torino Film Lab, the 2019 IFP Film Week, and the Oxbelly Lab. Gianni holds an MFA from Columbia University, and has taught Film at Columbia University, and NHSI at Northwestern University.