Cristina Picchi is an award winning Italian filmmaker, writer and visual artist based in London.
Her films have been screened in festivals and galleries worldwide, winning prizes in festivals such as Locarno, Clermont-Ferrand and Thessaloniki. In 2013 she was nominated for Best Short Film at the European Film Awards, while her last short film was in competition at the 72° Venice International Film Festival. She is the recipient of the EMAN/EMARE residency program in Montreal and the Quartier21 residency program at the Museumsquartier in Vienna.
She holds a degree and an MA in European Literature from the University of Pisa and a master's degree in Screen Documentary from Goldsmiths University of London.