Mauro Campiotti, director, was born in Varese, Italy in 1954. He studied Italian literature at the State University of Milan. For the following 3 years he worked as a writer of radio programs and then moved to Rome to work in the movie industry and TV production. 10 years ago he founded MAUCA, a small independent production house specializing in digital post production. He currently writes movie scripts and produces art and fiction documentaries for the Swiss national TV.