Director / Réalisateur
  • /TRISTAN (trailer)
  • /CHET
  • /37.4°S (trailer)

After completing his Bachelors Degree in Law at the Università Statale di Milano, followed by film studies at Marco Bellocchio's film workshop, he moved to France. Adriano earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts at EICAR, The International Film School of Paris.

He is now a professor at EICAR where he teaches Directing (Bfa) and Film Analysis (Mfa).

Adriano also collaborates with Académie Libanaise des Beaux Arts (Beirut), Istituto Marangoni (Paris) and IHB Artmedia (Casablanca).

In 2012 he founded the Association Camera Mundi which organizes film workshops in developing countries.

Adriano is an alumni of both the Berlinale Talent Campus (2012) and the Locarno Film Academy (2012).

He currently lives in Paris and works as a freelance director and screenwriter.

His works have been selected and received awards at the most important worldwide Film Festivals.

Adriano Valerio's most recent short film, "37°4S", was awarded Special Mention by the Jury at the Cannes Film Festival (2013) and David di Donatello for the Best Italian Short Film (2014).


2010, 15', HD

produced by Butterfly Productions, in coproduction with Fulldawa Films and with the support of Mairie de Paris, Procirep, Angoa, Arri


2009, 15', HD

Produced by Monfilmfest with the support of Cromazoo, Zoomworx, Donkey Studio

Da lontano

2007, 16', s16mm

Produced by Fargo Film with the support of Corto in Bra International Film Festival, Film Commission Torino Piemonte, Eicar


2004, 18', s16mm

Produced by Eicar with the support of Kinokitchen

Un ange passe

2003, 8', s8mm

Produced by Eicar

SHOWREEL 2004-2007

2007, 3'25"

Editor: Khaled Salem
Music: "Green Grass of Tunnel" - MÙM

Un bel dì vedremo

2008, 23', mini dv

Produced by Fondazione Teatro Trivulzio


2010, 4', HD

Produzione: Cookies Adv

Amor Fou
Le promesse

2011, 4'30'', HD

Produzione: Artevox Musica

Etichetta: Emi Music Italia

Diritti alla meta

2010, 30'', HD

Agenzia: Cookies Adv
Cliente: Intervita Onlus

Save the Frogs

2011, 45'', HD

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2011, 30'', HD

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Cliente: Easyjet


2009, 66 pages

Produzione: Cromazoo
Testo e storyboard: Adriano Valerio
Illustrazioni: Michela Buttignol
Grafica: Francesco Fioretto