Carlo Sironi was born in 1983 in Rome. Sofia (2008), his first short film was selected for the Torino Film Festival. His documentary Il filo di Arianna (2010) was presented at the 19th Arcipelago International Festival. In 2011 he started directing music videos both for indie artists and majors such as Warner/Chappell Music. Cargo (2012), his second fiction short film, competed in Venice and was nominated for the David di Donatello Award for Best Italian short film. He is a Berlinale Talent Campus alumnus. The script for his first feature film has been selected for the Script Station at the Berlinale Talents, for the Eave Training Producers Network and the Cinéfondation Residence.