Matt Micucci was born in Genoa, Italy, but raised in Galway from the age of nine. Matt is a full-time freelance film reporter and writer with plenty of international film festival and film event experience. He also has a BA in Film and TV, which he completed in GMIT in 2010.
Matt has written for many national and international platforms, such as Film Ireland, Cineuropa and in two languages – Italian and English – on the official website of the Venice Days section of the Venice Film Festival. Earlier this year, Matt was picked for a programme sponsored by the European Parliament named ’28 Times Cinema’, which aims to bring young cinephiles around the world to the Venice Film Festival.