Born in Rome. Degree in Modern History from the University of Rome "La Sapienza".
In the U.S.A. she was in film classes at U.S.C. and worked as stage manager and assistant director in an independent teather comapany in N.Y.
From 1992 to 1996 she ran "Gold Mist" an independent production company for documentaries and videos. Since then she directed and produced many documentaries and short films in Italy and abroad. Many of them got awards in various festivals. She worked as Assistant Director,
Production coordinator and PA for cinema, commercials and tv series.
Her first feature film Giorni (Days) came out in 2001, followed by Billo in 2006. Both films were awarded in many international festivals.
In the following years she directed TV series in France, La vie est à nous (TF1) and Italy, three seasons of Tutti Pazzi Per Amore (Rai1) and Matrimoni e altre follie (Mediaset/Canale5)
She was tutor for the independent filmaker program Happy Snaps in South Africa and she has been teaching Theory and Analsys of Cinematic and Audiovisual Language at the Academy of Fine Arts of Rome where she is currently professor for the Master in Art documentary.
She is currently working at her third feature film.