Project Description

Presentazione

Enrico Le Pera
Regista e sceneggiatore nato a Crotone. Ha doppia cittadinanza, italiana e americana.
Laureato in Scienze Umanistiche alla “Sapienza” di Roma con una tesi sul cinema surrealista, ha seguito un corso di regia presso la University of Southern California e un master in gestione di impresa audiovisiva (EMAM).
Ha collaborato come consulente per la CBS PARAMOUNT Europa, la CNN-UK, NETFLIX e ha vissuto 10 anni a Los Angeles, durante i quali ha lavorato come sceneggiatore e produttore per i canali TV di NBC UNIVERSAL.
Oltre a centinaia di promo e commercial, ha realizzato 8 cortometraggi che sono stati trasmessi tra gli altri da RAI 3, Studio Universal e da numerosi film festival internazionali tra cui una rassegna personale al BAFF organizzato dall’istituto di cinema e TV di Roma e un’altra personale al centro cinematografico del MIT a Boston, Massachusetts. Nel giugno 2017 è stato nominato presidente della giuria del Firenze International Shorts Festival, incluso nell’Estate Fiorentina, dopo aver vinto l’edizione precedente. Dall’ottobre 2017 insegna produzione video presso l’Istituto Roberto Rossellini di Roma per conto della Fondazione ITS.
Premi conseguiti:
BEST FILM – Firenze International Film Festival – Rive Gauche, 2016; AWARD OF MERIT – Los Angeles Cinema Festival of Hollywood, 2015; HONORABLE MENTION – SHOCK FILM FESTIVAL, Hollywood, 2014; SKY ITALY TV PROMO PRIZE – SKY Channels’ challenge, Milano 2009; VIDEO COMMUNICATION PRIZE” – JVC VIDEO FESTIVAL, Tokyo 2003

AWARDS & ACCOLADES

BEST FILM – Firenze International Film Festival – Rive Gauche, 2016
AWARD OF MERIT – Los Angeles Cinema Festival of Hollywood, 2015
HONORABLE MENTION – SHOCK FILM FESTIVAL, Hollywood, 2014
SKY ITALY TV PROMO PRIZE – SKY Channel’s challenge, Milan 2009
VIDEO COMMUNICATION PRIZE” – JVC VIDEO FESTIVAL, Tokyo 2003

WORK EXPERIENCES:

ELP INFILTRATIONS – Independent                                                            February 2013 – Present
Writer/Producer/Director

Producer and director of shortfilms, music video, commercials and promos.
Managing all the phases of production: development, writing, scouting locations, casting, production, contracts, directing, filming and postproduction.
Last productions:
Writer and director of the TV Series pilot  “Mantises” workshopped in Cannes as a shortfilm winning an Award of Merit.
Videomaker of the music video for David Bowies’s bass player, Timothy Lefevre.
Videomaker of the music video for Sirsa Shakim song “Black to My Life”.
Writer and director of the short film  “Lulu and the Right Words” (20 minutes), awarded by the LA Film Festival with Best Actress and Honorable Mention.

NBCUniversal – E! International Networks         November 2007 – December 2012
Writer/Producer

Responsible for promo production for the E! ENTERTAINMENT TV, including writing, filming and producing on-air promos, show segments and interstitials for the International market
Supervise the work of talents and editors
Supervise audio sessions
Generate ideas for promos and promotional campaigns for the International market
Responsible for completing paperwork and working with other departments to facilitate production and delivery of material
Develop creative titles and synopsis for EPGs and listings
Support and partner with E! News to provide everything they need to promote E! content
Produce sales reel to support ad sales and marketing
Work with On Air Design to build customized graphics for the International channel
Assure quality control of the E! shows
Show producer for “Live from the Red Carpet – Oscars, Golden Globes, BAFTA, Emmys, Grammys”, including pre-production and live commentary
Show producer of “ENEWS”  pilot
Show producer of “Michael Jackson and Farrah Fawcett – Lost Icons”, “Summer Movie Specials”

Adriana Chiesa Enterprises                                                                               November 2006 – June 2007
Sales & Marketing Manager

Managed all Publicity/Promotion materials related to the sales of cinema and TV products
Coordinated advertising activities and assisted with promotional events
Prepared press materials and clips for distribution
Developed an online presence by writing, editing, and proofreading website content
Partnered with the technical team to maintain site standards with regard to new development
Responsible for crafting website promotions, email newsletters, and online outreach campaigns
Coordinated press kit compilations, proof, print and assembly
Worked closely with sales team to follow up on all requests
Coordinated festival and film market logistic
Participation at EUROPEAN FILM MARKET 2007, Berlin, Germany

CNN                                                                         January 2006 – May 2006
Freelance Producer

Researcher for the TV program “FOLLOW THE FLAME” which focused on the Winter Olympic Games
Supervised all shootings, scouted location and secured all shooting permissions
Responsible for all tasks pertaining to logistic issues

CBS- Paramount International                                   January 2004 – December 2005
Consultant

Responsible for all matters pertaining to the operations and traffic of feature films and television products in the European territories
Provided technical and promotional support to the main southern European broadcasters
Worked closely with acquisition managers in order to provide focused researches, information and screeners
Expert in the use of library databases (PRAS, DMS, OPIS)

EUROPEAN TELEVISION SERVICE January 2003 – December 2003
Production Coordinator (dubbing and subtitling)

Supervising all the workflow related to the dubbing and subtitling of TV shows, feature film and documentaries for the main Italian broadcasters.
Scheduling and supervising dubbing sessions involving talents and sound editors.
Responsible of Operations and delivery of the materials.
Contact person for the main broadcaster.

EDUCATION

European Master’s Degree in Audiovisual Management (EMAM) at MA.G.I.C.A. INSTITUTE:
focused on the economic, entrepreneurial and legal issues of the media and entertainment industry

Bachelor’s Degree of Communications & Media Studies at UNIVERSITY “LA SAPIENZA”:
based upon the humanistic aspects of media and its impact on society through the study of Cinema & TV,
Arts and Literature, Communication, Advertising, Public Relations, Journalism

Workshop in Film-making at UNIVERISTY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA:
trained in all the phases of the filmmaking process (writing, producing, directing, digital editing)

Attended AVID, PHOTOSHOP and AFTER EFFECTS classes at MOVIOLA DIGITAL ARTS INSTITUTE

SKILLS

Ability to work with a wide range of cameras
Editing skills (Adobe Premiere, Avid, Final Cut, Photoshop)
Knowledge of the main TV supports and broadcasting systems
Fluent in Italian and English

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SCARICA IL CURRICULUM


Nome / Name

Enrico Le Pera


Città / City

Crotone


Prov / Province

KR


CAP / Postal Code

88900


E-Mail

enricolepera@gmail.com


Web

https://vimeo.com/68457447


Genere /Class

Artista


Data di nascita / Date of birth

1972


Studio / School Studies

Master in Audiovisual Management


Formazione / Training

University of Southern California


Collaborazioni / Collaborations

Paramount Pictures, CBS, CNN, NBC, UNIVERSAL PICTURES


Lingue / Languages

Italiano/Inglese


Curriculum

BEST FILM – Firenze International Film Festival – Rive Gauche, 2016
AWARD OF MERIT – Los Angeles Cinema Festival of Hollywood, 2015
HONORABLE MENTION – SHOCK FILM FESTIVAL, Hollywood, 2014
SKY ITALY TV PROMO PRIZE – SKY Channel’s challenge, Milan 2009
VIDEO COMMUNICATION PRIZE” – JVC VIDEO FESTIVAL, Tokyo 2003

Televisione

• TV NETWORKS, Los Angeles. Creatore e sceneggiatore della serie TV drammatica “MANTISES” attualmente in sviluppo.

• TV NETWORKS, Los Angeles. Creatore e sceneggiatore della serie TV poliziesca “DOROTHY STASH” attualmente in sviluppo.

• NBC UNIVERSAL, Los Angeles (2007-2012) – regista, scrittore e producer per il canale televisivo E! Entertainment. Responsabile della promozione del canale, ha realizzato nel corso di sei anni centinaia di video promozionali, sales reel, commericals ed è stato produttore delle versioni italiane dei maggiori Live Dal Tappeto Rosso dell’emittente, in diretta dagli Oscars, Golden Globes, Emmys, Grammys, Sag e Baftas. Durante questa attività di produzione ha collaborato e realizzato video con star di Hollywood e artisti internazionali.

• CNN, Londra (2006) –regista seconda unita per lo show FOLLOW THE FLAME relativo ai Giochi Olimpici Invernali.

• PARAMOUNT PICTURES, Roma (2002-2004) – consulente distribuzione televisiva.

• TELEAMBIENTE, Roma (2001) –  co-regista del programma televisivo Santelelorenzo, in onda su Teleambiente.

Cortometraggi / Video Musicali

“ALETEIA” (2017) mediometraggio in collaborazione con IL PARTO DELLE NUVOLE PESANTI

“ANGELENOS” (2016) video musicale per Tim Lefevbre, bassista dell’ultimo album di David Bowie.

“BLACK TO MY LIFE” (2016) video musicale per l’artista Sirsa Shekim

“LULU AND THE RIGHT WORDS” (short film, 2014), 20’, crime/surreal
Writer, director, editor

“THE LAST LOVER / L’ULTIMO AMANTE” (short movie, 2012), 15’, crime/drama,
Writer, dorector, editor. produced by Elp Infiltrations. 2010

“FOLLOW THE FLAME” (documentario, 2006)  supervisor to the shootings and researcher.
Produced by CNN, London. 2006

“SABRINA” (short movie) writer-director-editor, 6’, drama/experimental digital video,  produced by Elp Infiltrations and University of Southern California, 2002.

“MY TV” (videoclip) writer-director-editor, 11’, video-clip/experimental digital video, produced by Elp Infiltrations and University of Southern California, 2002.

“THE WAIT” (short movie) writer-director-editor, 19’, comedy/surreal digital video, produced by Elp Infiltrations and University of Southern California, 2002.

“C.O.N.N.E.C.T.E.D.” (short-movie) writer-director-editor, 9’., comedy/surreal digital video, produced by Elp Infiltrations and University of Southern California, 2002.

“THE INEXISTENT MOVIES” (TVshow) writer-director, 8’, reportage/fiction video 8, produced by TELEAMBIENTE, 1999.

“MMMM…”  writer – director, 12 min., comedy video 8, 1999.
Aired on: “BLOB” RAI 3 (national channel), “Cortonotte” T9 (local channel).