Photographer, filmmaker and music producer Roberto MINERVINI (1970, Italy) is a US-based film director, writer and lecturer. He holds a Master in Media Studies from the New School University in New York.His Stop the Pounding Heart (2013) was screened in Rotterdam and Cannes. The Other Side (2015) was screened in the Un Certain Regard competition at Cannes. His documentary What You Gonna Do When the World's on Fire? (2018) will screen at IFFR 2019.
(selection) Notes (2005, short), Voodoo Doll (2005, short), Come to Daddy (2005, short), Las luciérnagas/The Fireflies (2006, short), The Passage (2011), Bassa Marea/Low Tide (2012), Stop the Pounding Heart (2013, doc), The Other Side (2015, doc), What You Gonna Do When the World's on Fire? (2018, doc)
Roberto Minervini at IFFR
Stop the Pounding Heart
The Other Side
What You Gonna Do When the World's on Fire?
Documentary shot in beautiful black-and-white, about the New Black Panther Party's campaign for equal rights for the Afro-American community.