Elisa Cucinelli is a french Filmmaker based in Beijing. She has a wealth of experience in multimedia production, having worked across the creative and documentary fields, working primarily as a director and on post-production.
She was born Paris in 1985 and started learning classic painting at the age of 10. In 2007 she graduated Textile and design at ENSAAMA (Ecole Nationale Superieure des Arts Appliques et des Metiers d’Art) in Paris and then moved to Berlin in 2007 where she started producing films while she was studying visual communication at Kunsthochschule Weissensee, getting skills in colors, graphic design and motion graphics.
She started producing music and fashion videos, live installations in collaboration with different artists in Berlin. She moved to China in 2012 to create the visuals for a new Club in Beijing. Since then she has been working as a Freelancer director and editor there, trying to focus more on documentary storytelling and visual experimentation, using crossed mediums such as projection, stop motion and video shooting.