Christian Filippella is an Italian producer, director and cinematographer. He holds a law degree and two masters in film directing.
In 2005 Christian Filippella received his diploma in film directing from the world renown Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia with the 35mm short film Thermae 2’40”, a fascinating psychological thriller, based on the paranormal. in 2006 Christian won the only bursary from the American Government for an Italian filmmaker to take a Master in film directing in the United States. In 2008 he obtained his MFA in film directing from the prestigious American Film Institute. In addition to this Fulbright Scholarship he was also awarded the Philip Morris Award twice and the Sergio Corbucci Prize.
In 2012 he produced and directed Silver Case starring Academy Awards Nominees Eric Roberts and Seymour Cassel. The movie was awarded worldwide and widely distributed. In 2014 and 2015 Christian has produced two more features A Place Called Hollywood and A Beverly Hills Christmas starring Dean Cain and John Savage.
Christian is based in Los Angeles where his company Satyricon Pictures produces feature films, commercials and music videos.
He is also known for his cinematography work in films, music videos and commercials.