Pandeli Ceco comes from a long career in graphic design, since 1998. His first job on a feature documentary project was in 2018 as a production designer of “Azizi – confesses a true story» film.
After that he filmed, directed and edited a documentary series on persecution themes from the dictatorial past of Albania, from their inception to completion, including “Imprisoned guitar” 31 min - 2018, “The stones of religion” 30 min - 2018, « Bloody frontiers” 21 min - 2019, “Longing to sing” 29 min - 2019 (Finalist Lift-Off Global Network, Official selection TIFF ODA festival - North Macedonia 2019), “The revolt of Qaf-Bari” 32 min - 2019, “High-minded” 35 min - 2019, “The missing” 29 min - 2019, “The persecution of kulaks on dictatorship” 33 min -2020, "Pilgrimage to the prisons of the communist dictatorship" 40 min - 2020.
The last short documentary “The white sheets” (5 min, year 2020) is selected at more than 10 international film festivals and won three awards: Audience Choice Award at 18th Tirana International Film Festival – Albania, Golden Price at Vishwarang International Film Festival 2020 - India, 3d place at the 7th International Documentary Festival of Ierapetra 2020, Semi-finalist at International Film and Video Festival «Catharsis» - Russia, Finalist at Pápa International Historical Film Festival - Hungary, official selection at Balkans Beyond Borders Short Film Festival - Izmir, Direct Monthly Online Film Festival, TIFF ODA – North Macedonia, 6th Balkan Panorama Film Festival –Turkey).
Technical Proficiency: Adobe Premiere, Adobe After Effects, Adobe Photoshop, Corel Draw, MS Office, Sony and Canon Digital cameras, Drone operating, Lights setup, Audio recording.
Audience Choice Award
The white sheets - Albanian
18th Tirana International Film Festival
Tirana
2020
Top 10 rating
The white sheets
Direct Monthly Online Film Festival
2020
3d place for short documentary
The white sheets
7th International Documentary Festival of Ierapetra
Ierapetra
2020
Golden Price
The white sheets
Vishwarang International Film Festival 2020
Vishwarang
2020
Audience Choice Award
The white sheets
Audience Award at Tirana International Film Festival
Tirana
2020
Finalist
Longing to sing
Lift-Off Global Network
Pinewood Studios
2019
Birth Date
July 21, 1974
Birth City
Korçë
Current City
Tirana
Hometown
Tirana
Gender
Male
Ethnicity
Albanian
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