Marta Donzelli was born in Turin in 1975. She lives and works in Rome. In 2004 with Gregorio Paonessa, she established Vivo film, an independent production company for art-house films.
Vivo film’s productions have been selected by some of the most prestigious
international film festivals. In 2010 Le Quattro volte by Michelangelo Frammartino, premiered in Cannes Director’s Fortnight and won the Europa Cinema Label Award. Since then, it has been sold in more than 45 countries, and has been travelling around the most prestigious festivals receiving countless awards.