Tommaso Santi, 41 years old, is a screenwriter and director. He worked for the theater, cinema and video-documentary.
His short film, Why Not?, was at Short Film Corner – Festival di Cannes; he owns the Solinas Prize with a story for feature film; actually, is in pre-production the feature film Once Were Humans, based on his screenplay, international co-production direct by Goran Voinovjc.
As filmaker Tommaso Santi shoot more than one hundred short films, published on dvd by Cecchi Gori Home Video.
In the summer 2016, he has realized Restoring the Sky, doc about restauretion of the Nativity Church in Bethlehem. The documentary was selected at IDFA DOC FOR SALE – International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam nov. 2016.
His plays are produced by National Theater, Festival and University in Italy, France and Slovenia. He won the Jury Prize of Ugo Betti Prize for Dramaturgy.