Catherine Seddon, a distinguished film and art critic, illuminates cultural landscapes with her insightful analyses, bridging the realms of cinema and visual arts with eloquence and depth. Her discerning perspective enriches the appreciation of both mediums.
Serena Barela worked ten years in the Audiovisual Archive of the Democratic and Labour Movement in Rome, Italy, gaining a deep knowledge of the documentary filmmaking and being responsible for research on archive footage for Italian and international film and video productions. Creator of film archives for Satellite TV, including SKY Italy. Thought Management, Conservation, and Restoration of Multimedia Audiovisual Archives at the University of Cagliari, Italy. Teacher in Master Degree course "Digital Heritage - Digital Archives in the Digital Era", at the Puglia Digital Library in Bari, Italy. Curator of a film exhibition for the Deutsche Kinemathek - Museum für Film und Fernsehen in Berlin, Germany
Julien Sumino is a visionary art director merging the realms of video games and movies. With a distinctive eye for aesthetics and a deep understanding of interactive storytelling, Sumino has elevated the integration of gaming elements into cinematic experiences, leaving an indelible mark on the intersection of these two dynamic mediums.
Production Director with an extensive past in documentary, historical, and cultural films, also nominated in Cannes Film Festival. Worked with RAI TV, various channels on Sky TV, LA7 Network covering the Venice International Film Festival, and as Executive Producer for Medusa Video. Produced video for Repubblica and Cineuropa.
Producer, photographer, visual artist, and technology expert based in Berlin, Germany. After completing an Entertainment Studies Program at UCLA Extension in Los Angeles, joined Activision Studios to work on the first projects to integrate cinematic and musical contents with video games, working closely with Photography directors, animators, programmers, actors, speakers, musicians, and more. Later produced and coordinated educational content production in France and Italy for museums, news, television, stock agencies, and app developers.