"There is a big difference between the still and the moving images. The moving image is very powerful, because you don't know where it's going to go." Susan Sontag
Matteo Graziano (Torino, 1984).
His praxis in dance and strong interest in the performing body led him to the Dance & Choreography department of School of Performing Arts PAOLO GRASSI, Milan, graduating in 2007. There, he performed a.o. for Lara Guidetti, Luciana Melis, Lucinda Childs, Emio Greco|PC.
His interest in filmmaking has grown vigorously in the last years, being him fascinated by the movement of the body as well as the movement of the camera. In 2008 he is co-director of an audio-visual feature inspired by T.S. Eliot’s ‘The Waste Land’.
In 2009 he has moved to the Netherlands, to pursue his projects in performing arts and cinema. In 2009/2010 he is Artist en Passant @ EG|PC ICKamsterdam international choreographic centre.
Holds a BA in Intercultural Communication at Università degli Studi di Torino (2008).
Prefers Apple to PC's, likes breakfasts on sunny terraces.
- Matteo Graziano