FRANCESCA MASSARIOL | PRODUCTION DESIGNER

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Italian born and bred, London based Francesca Massariol graduated at the Venice Academy of Fine Arts in Architecture for Theatre Design and just two years after, she received her BA: Design for Performance at The Central Saint Martins College in 2007.

Bringing her colorful background and a unique aesthetic to her work, in just a few years Francesca has been designing and managing every visual aspect of a variety of commercials, promos, and features.


Her debut film as Production Designer, Spaceship by award winning writer-director Alex Taylor, funded by the BFI, BBC Films, and IFeature, had its world premiere at SXSW Festival in 2016.

In the same year Balcony, her BIFA nominated short film directed by Toby Fell-Holden collected an array of awards including the 66 Berlinale Crystal Bear and The London Calling Plus award.

Her latest Film Pin Cushion, by writer-director Deborah Haywood will have its world premiere at the 74.Venice Film Festival opening The International Film Critics’ Week 2017.

Starring Lily Newmark and Joanna Scanlan, Pin Cushion is an all-girl gothic fairy tale set in the British working-class suburbs.

Francesca is a member of the World Building Institute and the Production Designers Collective , a global community of production designers funded by Inbal Weinberg, interested in sharing knowledge and promoting the craft of Production Design.



Contact:

francesca@francesca-massariol.com
(+44)0751 5427074


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FILMS

2016. PIN CUSHION, feature, directed by Deborah Haywood funded by the BFI

TRENDY, feature, directed by Louis Lagayette, produced by Akronymion Productions, A 6 foot barrel, Tesa Productions

DISTANCE, short, directed by Roberto Olivieri, produced by Ali Mansuri

2015. LENI.LENI , short, directed by Adrian Bastick Vitoria and Produced by Evolutionary Films

BALCONY, short, directed by Toby Fell-Holden and Produced by Tom Kimberley & Ali Mansuri, Winner of London Calling Plus Award 2015, 66 Berlinale Crystal Bear

2014. SPACESHIP, feauture, directed by Alex Taylor, funded by BFI, BBC Films, Creative England, produced by Olivier Kaempfer and Nicola Bowen

TAKETH, short, directed and produced by Jonny Kight

I OPEN MY EYES AND I SEE SOMETHING, short film, directed by Noelle Rodrigues, Gareth Warland and produced by Fortune Films.

DRONE STRIKE, short, directed by Chris Richmond and produced by Scout Films, Winner of Jury Award Best Short at the Beverly Hills Film Festival, the Jury Award Best Short at the Rhode Island International Film Festival, the Accolade Award of Merit

COMMERCIALS

2017. LYNX - 'HATERS GONNA HATE', directed by produced by Gas & Electric

3M - DO YOURSELF PROUD, directed by Barry Kimber, produced by Gas & Electric 

2016. AMAZON ECHO, directed by Joe Tunmer, produced by Plastic Pictures 

H&A CINDERELLA, directed by Joe Tunmer, produced by The Walt Disney Company 

EURO LEAGUE BASKETBALL, directed by Daryl Goodrich and produced by Dunlop Goodrich

PETE&DUD documentary, directed by Richard Dean, produced by Phil McIntyre TV

YOU TUBE - 'CREATIVE INTERVIEWS', directed by Zynara Ng

JABRA - 'ELITE SPORT' , directed by Daryl Goodrich and produced by Dunlop Goodrich

SPECSAVERS - 'HOW TO', directed by Dan Saunders, produced by London: DC

2015. BALLANTINES - 'BRASIL SHAKE', directed by Dania Pasquini & Max Giwa

PURE GYM - ‘EVERYBODY WELLCOME’, directed by Daryl Goodrich and Produced by Dunlop Goodrich

L'OREAL CASTING CRÈME GLOSS - ‘LITTLE WHITE LIES’, directed by Caroline Sasha Cogez and Produced by Annex Films

PENFOLDS - ' THE STORY OF GRANGE', directed by Nic Benns and Produced by Momoco

MICROSOFT – ‘GROWING UNDERGROUND’, directed by David Palma and Produced by BLK-OPS PRODUCTIONS, Los Angeles and Annex Films, London

FORD - 'DIGGER, MESSY EATERS, EXTREME TESTING, THE DROP', directed by Kit Lynch Robinson and Produced by Annex Films

CANCER RESEARCH - 'RACE FOR LIFE', directed by Will Savage and Produced by Nonsense London

2014. LENOVO – ‘CARBON 1 X’, directed by Tom Newman and Produced by HMX Media

WILLIAM LAWSONS – ‘NO RULES CUP’, directed by Will Savage and Produced by Nonsense London

AMOY – ' MEAL IN A MINUTE’, directed by Dave Depares and Produced by Brave Spark Media

LITTLE DISH – ‘LITTLE DISH TVC’, directed by Chris Richmond and Produced by Atticus Finch

WILLIAM LAWSONS – ‘NO RULES HIGHLIGHTS’, directed by Will Savage and Produced by Nonsense London

NIVEA MEN - ‘LIFE HACKS’, directed by Ben Jones and Produced by Gas&Electric

2013. HOTEL CHOCOLAT - ‘THE GIFT’, directed by Dave Depares and Produced by Brave Spark Media

UPC - ‘SWITZERLAND FASTEST FOLK BAND’, directed by Dave Depares and Produced by Brave Spark Media

LENOVO - ‘VIBE’, directed by Pav Ivanov and Produced by HMX Media

RIGHT GUARD - ‘A LEAGUE OF THEIR OWN’, Produced by Signal Tv

GENES REUNITED - ‘MOMENTS’, directed by Pat Holden and Produced by Beast Enterprise

ELASTOPLAST - ‘BRITAIN VS WEATHER’, directed by Dave Depares and Produced by Brave Spark Media

VICHY NORMADERM - ‘HYALUSPO HERO’, directed by Dave Depares and Produced by Brave Spark Media

LA7 – ‘Christmas Idents’, directed by Amy Johnson and Produced by Red Bee Media

MUSIC VIDEOS

2017. GORILLAZ - HALLELUJAH MONEY, directed by Giorgio Testi, produced by Pulse

2014. THE CARNIVAL DANCE GUIDE, directed by Shan Phearon and Produced by Red Bull

VANCE JOY – ‘FIRST TIME’, directed by Sing J Lee and Produced by Chief Productions

WILD BEAST – ‘DAUGHTERS, MECCA, PALACE LIVE SESSION’, directed by Shan Phearon and Produced by Red Bull

PIXIE LOTT – ‘NASTY’, directed by Bryan Barber and Produced by New Treatment ltd (UK) Razor Factory llc (US)

2013. MATT CARDLE ft. MELANIE C – ‘LOVING YOU’, directed by Jonny Kight and Produced by Short Films

FRANCESCO ROSSI – ‘PAPER AEROPLANE’, directed by Jack Pirie, Alex Hylands-White and Produced by Halcyon

SKEPTA ft. KANO – ‘LAY HER DOWN’, directed by Konstantin Ermakov, Produced by New Treatment

STOOSHE – ‘SLIP’, directed by Bryan Barber and Produced by New Treatment ltd (UK) Razor Factory llc (US)

2012. KINGS OF THE CITY – ‘PLEASE TELL ME’, directed by Leo Horsfield and Produced by LEV Collective

FAKE BLOOD – ‘ALL IN A BLINK’, directed by Jack Pirie, Alex Hylands-White and Produced by Halcyon

AYAH MARAR – ‘THE RAVER’, directed by Jack Pirie, Alex Hylands-White and Produced by Halcyon

FAZERS - ‘6 ft 8’ FREESTYLE’, directed by Jak Frsh, Produced by Gas&Electric

THE HEARTBREAKS – ‘POLLY’, directed by Louis Hudson and Produced by NFN Films