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New York-based Filippo Brunamonti works for the major Italian newspaper La Repubblica. Winner of the 2018 Amerigo Prize (Under 35) for foreign correspondents, he has reported on the world of arts, human rights, politics and finance for RAI (Italian public tv) and publications such as L’Espresso, Il Sole 24 Ore, Wired, The Huffington Post, El Mercurio. He contributed to the special 50th Anniversary Kennedy for CNN International. He’s currently managing the international video production of the Google’s Visual Lab on behalf of Blink Media. He worked as music consultant for What You Gonna Do When The World’s On Fire? (Venice 75 Competition) which just opened at Film at Lincoln Center. One of his collections, Coralina, had the honor to join the many renowned research books housed at The New York Public Library For The Performing Arts. His novel, Il primo latte, earned exceptional reviews and made the cover of VanityFair.it. Filippo has interviewed Academy Award-winning directors such as Martin Scorsese, Oliver Stone and Steven Spielberg, Hollywood celebrities (Brad Pitt, Leonardo DiCaprio, Meryl Streep, Nicole Kidman, Philip Seymour Hoffman, among others), covered the top dog film festivals (Venice, Telluride, Toronto, Sundance, Tribeca) and written reportage stories in Italian, English, French and German on subjects as varied as the Detroit bankruptcy, Deepwater Horizon oil spill, Hotel Chelsea renovation and Islamophobia in the United States. He’s been honored with an Extraordinary Ability Green Card.

Areas of Expertise

  • Feature Writing3
  • Multimedia Reporting
  • Video Production
  • Data Journalism

Languages

  • Italian
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Russian