Massimo Morelli

Massimo Morelli

He was born in Brescia, on the 10th April 1965. During his studies he was actively into festivals and cinema He is now an expert and a consultant for various broadcasting stations and tv channels.
He writes lots of articles for cinema-newspapers and he takes part to the major festivals as a reporter. He teaches History of the Cinema at the same time in primary and secondary schools and at University.

Vincenzo Beschi

Vincenzo Beschi

He studied at the Conservatorio, in Brescia, and at the Institute of Art, in Guidizzolo (Mantua). He thinks that trying to find out moments of free expression in the audio-visual universe with children and students is a way to make art in a non competitive way.
His video “Pennellate elettroniche di tutti i colori” ( Multicolour Electronic Brushes) , produced by PinAC in Rezzato, won the“Alberto Manzi” prize, assigned by the University of Bologna, RAI and Regione Emilia-Romagna. He is head of the association AVISCO in Brescia. He collaborates with various associations, among which the Mediateca Provinciale in Brescia and Pinacoteca Internazionale dell’Età Evolutiva Aldo Cibaldi in Rezzato. He’s been part of European Animation Network, which is an Italian, Belgian, Portuguese and Czech group, since 2008
His work has been the object of numerous university dissertations. He’s the author of video programmes , video productions and other multimedia products, which have won national and international contests, and have been shown on TV and at some of the most important Italian and foreign festivals.

Nadia Busato

Nadia Busato

Nadiolinda, alias Nadia Busato, is a journalist and she works in advertising as copywriter. She is a critic for Athesis papers and teaches ethic publication online.
Blogger and sociology expert, she writes about love relationships for Grazia, Playboy (the Italian version) and Bresciaoggi. In radio and TV, she works for MTV-Loveline, on the programme “Hot Sex”.
Here’s a list of her works: “Se non ti piace dillo – Il sesso ai tempi dell’happy hour” [Mondadori, 2008]; “Obiettivo: Maschio! – Primo manuale per cacciatrici metropolitane” [BC&D, 2010]; 2101 bugie che ci raccontiamo in amore e sull’amore2 [Newton Compton, 2011]. She’s been the promoter of a project called “La pessima madre” ( The bad mother) since 2010. She lives and works in Brescia.

Alessandro Casola

Alessandro Casola

Aquarium, 1956. He’s a council member of the National Museum of Photography, and a secretary of the Lombardy’s Fedic Regional Council. Fedic stands for Film Club Italian Federation.He’s been collaborating with national and international photography websites as a critique and as a scientific-historic journalist,since the day Internet and digital photography were born.
Some of his works have been exposed at the Lucca Digital Photo Fest, some other works are kept at the Duomo of Florence archive and at the National Museum of Photography. He’s one of those who have worked on a project called “ Small Places Tour” on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of Amnesty International.
In 2011 he was chosen, together with 11 other photographer,during a meeting called “ The Right to interpret beauty and taking pictures in complete freedom” at the Vittoriale’s Prioria. He is in charge of photographic events and exhibitions or short-film projections by famous authors at the National Museum of Photography.

Fabio Larovere

Fabio Larovere

Journalist, writer and promoter of events as a music critic he collaborates with numerous local newspapers such as “ Il Giornale di Brescia”,” Bresciaoggi”, “La Voce del Popolo”, “BresciaMusica”. He’s the author and presenter of some shows in the context of some important cultural events such as “ LeXgiornate di Brescia”,” Armonie sotto la Rocca”, “Settimane Musicali Bresciane”.
He has promoted and organised the party for the 200th anniversary of the Teatro Grande of Brescia and the“Passeggiate letterarie”. He’s in the council of the” Cooperativa Cattolico Democratica di Cultura” in Brescia and works actively with its diocese . He’s the artistic director of an association called “Cieli Vibranti”and has been in charge of organising the 1st season at the “Teatro delle Ali” in Breno ( Brescia)

Tiziana Savio

Tiziana Savio

She was born in Desenzano del Garda on the 26th September 1960. She did her classical studies at the Liceo Arnaldo in Brescia, then she took a degree in Modern Letters at Milan University. She has taught Italian and Latin for 20 years and she was also responsible for the teachers ‘training , besides she was among those in charge of writing the” POF”.
She was one of the first teachers to use IT technology as a didactic instrument. She loves cinema and its relationship with literature and she’s been teaching it since the 90s, in afternoon classes . Attracted by art, she feels a strong passion for painting.
She’s a promoter and an organizer of the BFF, and she’s particularly in charge of web advertising. She’s been part of the jury since the 1st edition of the festival.

Andrea Squassina

Andrea Squassina

He’s studied at the Saluzzo’s “Alto Perfezionamento Musicale” school ,offering a high specialisation in the subject , to become a sound engineer and film-maker. He’s the director of 6th Floor Recording Studio in Brescia, which produces music, video and movies.
He’s made the soundtrack for some animation movies and also for Teorema 2.0. Since 2015 he’s been a member of the Audio Engineering Society. He’s taken part in the last editions of the BFF and has also won the 7th edition with “Sunset Limited”.

Giacomo Uberti

Giacomo Uberti

Strategic planner and the founder of” Space Chimp design” , he always works with his little helper, an astronaut chimp (the first one, to tell you the truth). An expert in strategic planning and non-conventional communication, he has collaborated with the BFF since its 5th edition.

Luca Vidulis

Luca Vidulis

He teaches maths at the scientific lyceum. He loves cinema and Japanese Mangas, football, naturalistic photography and reading. He’s a full time school teacher and puts his all energies into the teaching activity. Thanks to an unusual sympathetic power, he really makes his students love his subject.

He promoted the participation of students in the Maths Olimpics, with really great results. He’s been part of the BFF since the 1st edition of the festival with love and enthusiasm.

His precision, amplified by the teaching of Maths over the years, has made him a “killer” of imperfections, a really great weapon used by the jury.

Alessandra Simonelli

Alessandra Simonelli

She was born in Brescia on July 9th 1956 and took her degree in Classical Literature at the University of Pavia. She taught at the Lyceum Veronica Gambara in Brescia where she was also in charge of teaching literacy to foreign students. She’s very fond of cinema and theatre, and she tried to trnasmit those passions to her students, introducing them to these arts and to their fruitful relationship to literature

Beatrice Salvi

Beatrice Salvi

She’s fond of reading and particularly into audiovisual language and she studied at Calini, taking part to the BFF work group with enthousiasm ,competence and continuity. She ‘s currently in charge of the BFF Facebook page and she likes shooting videos and commercials. In 2005 she was part of the Jury at “ Piccolo Grande Cinema”, a Film Contest organised by MIC (Interactive Museum of Cinema) in Milan.