Born in Puglia in 1978 at eighteen she moved to Rome to attend the University. After finishing her studies of Italian Linguistics, she took her degree (with the highest possible grade in Directing) at Zelig International School for Documentary, Television and New Media.
Her short films have been shown at numerous national and international film festivals. From the Depths, already selected for the Idfa Academy, Berlinale Talent Campus, and winner of the Premio Solinas 2012, is her first length documentary.
From the depths, screened at Rome Film Festival 2013, won the Best Documentary Prize. The film has also been selected at Panorama section at Festival dei Popoli in Florence.