Antonio De Palo was born in molfetta in 1981. After graduating in Communication Sciences at Università degli studi di Bari he got a diploma in film Direction at the Accademia Europea di Cinema e Televisione Rosebud of Rome. His short films have been shown in over 50 countries and over 200 festivals, winning numerous awards. Some of the prestigious festivals in which he has participated: Bif&st, Worldfest Huston Independent Film Festival, Cambridge Film Festival, Crossroads Film Festival, Durban International Film Festival, Festival International Cinéma méditerranéen Tétouan, Belgrade Documentary and Shorts film festival, Newport Beach film festival, festival International du film Europeen de Lille, New york City International film festival, San Luis Obispo International film festival, Gwangju International film festival and many others. In his works he have directed some italians important actress and actors: Valeria Solarino, Giorgio Colangeli, Michele Venitucci, Lidia Vitale, Valentina Carnelutti, Lino Guanciale and Claudia Potenza. In recent years he has dedicated himself to production by founding the production company "Assedio Film" with which he has already produced and co produced documentaries, short films and videoclips.