Luciano Barisone

Luciano Barisone has been a film society host, a journalist (for La Stampa, Il Manifesto), a film critic (for Filmcritica, Cineforum…) and the artistic director of prestigious film festivals such as the Festival dei Popoli (an International Documentary Film Festival) held in Florence (between 2008 and 2010). In 1990 he founded the magazine Panoramiche, of which he is the director. He has worked with a number of international film festivals, including the Locarno International Film Festival and the Venice International Film Festival. In 2008 he was appointed Artistic Director of the Festival dei Popoli in Florence. In 2011 he was appointed director of the Visions du Réel festival, held in Nyon.

Animatore di cineforum, giornalista, critico di cinema, Luciano Barisone collabora con più festival internazionali di cinema tra i quali Locarno e Venezia. Nel 2002 crea l’Infinity Festival a Alba di cui, fino al 2007, è il Direttore Artistico. Nel 2008 viene nominato Direttore Artistico del Festival dei Popoli a Firenze. Nel 2011 diventa il Direttore del festival Visions du Réel di Nyon.

Animateur de cinéclub, journaliste, critique de cinéma, Luciano Barisone collabore avec plusieurs festivals internationaux de cinéma, dont Locarno et Venise. En 2002 il crée l’Infinity Festival d’Alba, dont il est, jusqu’au 2007, le directeur artistique. En 2008 il est nommé Directeur Artistique du Festival dei Popoli de Florence. En 2011 il devient directeur du festival Visions du Réel.