Daniela specialises in documentary film making as a director, producer and camera woman, born in the US, of French and Italian parents, she grew up in the UK where she currently lives.
Her latest feature film "Zoned In" has been invited to The 2008 Tribeca Film Festival:
Filmed over 8 years this documentary follows Daniel, an articulate black 16 year old in the South Bronx, on his remarkable journey from a state-run school, to a prestigious university, to his return to the South Bronx as a high school teacher.
You may remember the exhibition a while back of paintings of red buses and chip shops by the artist Peter Wylie. Well now he's created a project based on outrageously bright coloured suits that young fishermen wore in his home-town in the early sixties.
DFG have been running since 2001, operating as a non-profit organisation. DFG's work falls into three main strands: training, the running of screenings, festivals and forums, and production. A single aim links all their work: to encourage, stimulate, promote and support the growth of a strong community of documentary filmmakers and film audiences.
Blast Theory is renowned internationally as one of the most adventurous artists' groups using interactive media.
Led by Matt Adams, Ju Row Farr and Nick Tandavanitj the group has a team of six and is based in Brighton. The group's work explores interactivity and the relationship between real and virtual space with a particular focus on the social and political aspects of technology.
It confronts a media saturated world in which popular culture rules, using video, computers, performance, installation, mobile and online technologies to ask questions about the ideologies present in the information that envelops us.
Immersion is an arena for new and established artists performing live experimental electronic music; using laptops, synthesizers, field recordings, circuit-bent electronics and prepared/processed/custom-made instruments.
All sounds are partnered by stimulating projected visuals processed live and tailored for each performance.