Matteo Bastianelli (b. 1985) is a freelance documentary photographer, filmmaker and video editor based in Rome, Italy. He is a member of Italy's National Order of Journalists since 2009. Above all he works on long-term projects related to social, environmental and human rights issues, focusing on the theme of memory and identity. He was a member of Reportage by Getty Images Emerging Talent till 2014. His images and videos have been published and commissioned by a number of media outlets, NGOs, national and international magazines, such as Burn, CNN, Der Spiegel, Discovery Channel Interactive, D- La Repubblica, Il Corriere della Sera, International Committee of the Red Cross, Internazionale, International New York Times, Lens - The New York Times, L'Espresso, L'Europeo, La Repubblica, La Stampa, Le journal de la photographie, MSNBC, National Geographic Italia, Newsweek Japan, PDN, RTL News, Rhythms of Taipei, TIME Lightbox, among others. His projects have been shown in Belgium, Brazil, Estonia, France, Germany, Iran, Italy, Portugal, Turkey, The Netherlands and USA. He has received various significant awards for his work, among which PDN’s Photo Annual, AP32- American Photography Awards, Emerging Talent Award at Reportage by Getty Images, Canon Young Photographers’ Award, Italian Doc Screenings Development Award for best documentary, Honorable Mention from the NPPA- Best of photojournalism, finalist for the Emerging Photographer Fund Grant, Fotovisura Grant, PixPalace-Visas ANI and the Lumix Multimedia Award.
2016 - American Photography Awards, Winner , 2016 - Lumix Multimedia Award Finalist, 2015 - Fotovisura Grant, 2015 - Italian Doc Screenings award, 2015 - CineEco International Film Festival, 2014 - PixPalace-Visas ANI award, 2014 - Photocrati Fund, 2013 - Doc/it Professional Award, 2013 - Marco Bastianelli Prize for the Best First Book, 2013 - Vittorio de Seta Prize for best documentary film, 2013 - Emerging Talent Award, 2012 - Honorary membership , 2012 - Lumix Multimedia Award, 2012 - International Photography Awards, 2011 - NPPA, Best of photojournalism, 2010 - Canon Young Photographers Prize, Best project, 2010 - Emerging Photographer Grant, 2010 - PDNs Photo Annual winner, 2016 - Tokyo International Photo Award
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