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Matteo Tondini

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MATTEO TONDINI: born in Faenza 21/12/88, is a director and editor of commercials, season review(s), docu-films and short films. Despite his youth, he has already directed numerous short films that have enjoyed great success with critics and audiences.

His short films have been finalists in more than 80 film festivals all over the world while his most famous short “Il Mio Ultimo Giorno di Guerra” (“My Last Day of War”) viewed more than 500.000 times on internet, has won 45 awards, has been distributed in 13 countries, has become an exam topic at Stony Brook University of New York, and has been included in the recent collection of the six best Italian short films presented at the Clemont Film Festival.

Matteo won the Fedic D’Oro 2009 and he is the youngest winner of a “Gryphon Award” in the history of the prestigious Giffoni Film Festival. Also, in 2010 he was invited as speaker to New York State University and he conducted two master classes. In March 2010 Tondini became the first Italian to win the International Family Film Festival in Los Angeles and in 2013 it's last shortmovie "Seguimi" / "Follow me" has been finalist at the Oscar qualifying festival Palm Springs Int. Shortfest.

His birth city, Faenza, was awarded the oldest and most prestigious award the Leon D’Oro. For the last 4 years Matteo has also been the official director for the Formula One racing team Toro Rosso directing their filming day and the launch of their new official car in 2012 and he worked with drivers as Vettel, Buemi, Ricciardo and Vergne.

Currently Matteo Tondini is represented in Italy by "Sosia&Pistoia Management" in Rome while in USA is managed by "Little Studio Films" from Los Angeles.

Tondini's Vimeo Channel: www.vimeo.com/tondini
Tondini's Youtube Channel: www.youtube.it/carloslospitz
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Festival Track Record

SEGUIMI (FOLLOW ME)

Narrative fiction, Adventure, Family, Fantastic, Fantasy, Foreign, Kids, Romance, Surreal, War | 11 min | Italy, 2013
Directed by Matteo Tondini
Attended in 2013 – 13 more Ratings
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IL MIO ULTIMO GIORNO DI GUERRA (MY LAST DAY OF WAR)

Narrative fiction, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Comedy drama, Drama, History, Fantasy, Surreal, War | 19 min | Italy, 2009
Directed by Matteo Tondini
Attended in 2009 – 13 more Ratings
5.0
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Attended in 2010 – 2 more Ratings
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