Bendico Film

Our team

Silvia d’Amico Bendicò – producer

Active for over 50 years in the field of film and TV production. Its numerous productions have participated in all the major international festivals, including Cannes, Venice Film Festival and Rome Film Festival, where won many awards and were nominated in the main national and international awards (Oscar, BAFTA, David di Donatello, Nastri d’Argento).

She is also the author of screenplays, among which “Il Messia” directed by Roberto Rossellini, and “La vita di Gramsci” directed by Raffaele Maiello, and has collaborated over the years with several masters of Italian and international cinema such as Renato Castellani “(The Brigand”, “The life of Leonardo da Vinci”), Luigi Magni (“State buoni se potete”), Alfredo Giannetti (“Stories of Italy – Anna Magnani episode”), Mario Monicelli (“The two lives of Mattia Pascal”), and Nikita Mikhalkov (“Dark Eyes”).

Tommaso Calevi – production coordinator

Works since 1984 as a production coordinator for big Italian and foreign productions, collaborating with great directors such as Paolo and Vittorio Taviani (“Good morning Babilonia”), Dario Argento (“The phantom of the opera”, “Sleepless”, “The card player”), Francesco Nuti (“Casablanca, Casablanca”), Emanuele Crialese (“Golden Door”), Eric Barbier (“Promise at dawn”), Sergio Rubini (“The station”), Franco Zeffirelli (“A tea with Mussolini”), and Patrice Chereau (“La reine Margot”).

Lorenzo d’Amico De Carvalho – author and producer

Born in Rome in 1981, he is a screenwriter (“I’M endless like the space”, Venice Film Festival – Authors’ Days 2017), also an author and producer of documentaries (“Terra da Fraternidade”, produced by Kino produzioni and Hora Mágica with collaboration of RAI Cinema and RTP – Radio e Televisão de Portugal) and TV products (“The coast of Utopia”, written by Tom Stoppard under the direction of Marco Tullio Giordana; “Est/Ovest”, written and directed by Cristina Comencini; “Phaedra”, music and libretto of Hans Werner Henze under the direction of Michael Kerstan).