Film Critic, Italy
Michela Manente is an Italian journalist who was born in Venice, where she currently resides. Manente is involved in the field of education, specifically media education, and has been working as a journalist since 2010. She is a member of the National Union of Italian Film Critics. She writes for periodical publications related to the film industry and online specialized magazines. A regular attendee of prestigious European film festivals, Manente especially focuses on the Venice International Film Festival. She has recently been a jury member at the goEast Film Festival.