IO

Luca, the kindest and friendliest man in the neighborhood, gets a brick inside his home, breaking the window.
What reveals the writing above it will lead the protagonist to decline, placing himself
questions without finding any answers, until one call changes everything.

  • Daniele illuminati
    Director
  • Daniele Illuminati
    Writer
  • Daniele Illuminati
    Producer
  • Project Title (Original Language):
    IO
  • Project Type:
    Short, Other
  • Genres:
    Comedy-Drama
  • Runtime:
    12 minutes 32 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    September 9, 2019
  • Country of Origin:
    Italy
  • Country of Filming:
    Italy
  • Language:
    Italian
  • Shooting Format:
    Digital
  • Aspect Ratio:
    2:39
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    Yes
  • Student Project:
    Yes
Director Biography - Daniele illuminati

Daniele Illuminati was born in Rome on 28 July 1997. He began studying cinema in 2016 at
the Rome University of Fine Arts, focusing above all the directing.
He mades two documentaries, "Parmigianino" and "La Forma dell'Ideologia", both for
Eleutheria Fondation, and also shoots the last interview with Maestro Bernardo Bertolucci for
the positivity of the Prague-Parma connection.
Passionate about photography, in 2017 he ranks among the top 50 European photos for the competition of the EEA, European Ambient Agency.
He works as assistant director in short films shown at various festivals and competitions, and in 2018
shoots his first short film, "IO", a first film written and directed by himself.

Daniele Illuminati nasce a Roma il 28 luglio 1997. Inizia gli studi sul cinema nel 2016 presso
la Rome University of Fine Arts, concentrandosi soprattutto sull'ambito della Regia.

Dirige due documentari, "Parmigianino" e "La Forma dell'Ideologia", entrambi per
Eleutheria Fondation, girando anche l'ultima intervista al Maestro Bernardo Bertolucci per
la positività della connessione Praga-Parma.
Appassionato di fotografia, nel 2017 si posiziona nella classifica delle migliori 50 foto
europee per il concorso dell'EEA, European Ambient Agency.
Lavora come Aiuto regia in cortometraggi proiettati a vari festival e concorsi, e nel 2018
gira il suo primo cortometraggio, "IO", un'opera prima scritta e diretta da lui stesso.

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