Recent work:

My documentary film

My documentary film:

calendar

2020

“Points Of View”  January [Music Video – Sara Pettinella, director |  Kristen McCormick, Visual Developer and animator | Music: Art Hirahara] official release internal link / YouTube

2019

“The Busking Bassoonist” by Sunny Knable  December [Music Video – videography and editing Sara Pettinella] official release internal link / YouTube

Brooklyn Express  October [Music Video directed by Sara Pettinella | Music: Art Hirahara] Winner – Best Music Video @ Queen City Film Festival (Cumberland, Maryland) 2019 internal link / www.queencityfilmfestival.org

Brooklyn Express  October [Music Video directed by Sara Pettinella | Music: Art Hirahara] Winner Best Music Video @ Raleigh Film and Art Festival (Raleigh, North Carolina) 2019 internal link / raleighfilmandartfestival.com

Brooklyn Express  June [Music Video directed by Sara Pettinella | Music: Art Hirahara] Winner @ Audio Shoot Unsigned International Music And Film Festival (Ireland) 2019 internal link / audioshoot.com

We Are One blood drum spirit  June [Documentary film directed by Sara Pettinella] Official Selection @ Dumbo Film Festival 2019 internal link / weareonethemovie.com

Voyage ATL  March [Art Magazine / Interview] —READ—

Sunward Bound  February [Music Video directed by Sara Pettinella for Art Hirahara—WATCH—

We Are One blood drum spirit  February [Documentary film directed by Sara Pettinella] Official Selection @ West African Film Festival 2019 internal link / weareonethemovie.com

We Are One blood drum spirit – January [Documentary film directed by Sara Pettinella] Official Selection @ Calcutta International Cult Film Festival 2019 internal link / weareonethemovie.com

2018

“Mexican Border and A Book as a Bridge on the River” – December 17 @ Children Museum of the Arts [Presentation by Elena Berriolo, video by Sara Pettinella for Elena Berriolo] 

“A Book as a Bridge / Mexican Border and A Book as a Bridge on the River” – December 14 @ FeminiSm and Ecological Justice, hosted by Kara Rooney and Eva Davidova [Presentation by Elena Berriolo, videos by Sara Pettinella for Elena Berriolo] 

We Are One blood drum spirit – November Art Residency with blood drum spirit at Saint Michael’s College, Burlington, Vermont [Presenting Documentary film directed by Sara Pettinella] internal link / weareonethemovie.com

Brooklyn Express  October [Music Video directed by Sara Pettinella | music by Art Hirahara—WATCH—

We Are One blood drum spirit – October [Documentary film directed by Sara Pettinella] Best Music Score Award @ Moscow Indie Film Festival 2018 internal link / weareonethemovie.com

We Are One blood drum spirit –  September [Documentary film directed by Sara Pettinella] Official Selection @ IndieFest Film Awards 2018 (La Jolla, California) internal link /weareonethemovie.com

We Are One blood drum spirit –  August [Documentary film directed by Sara Pettinella] Best Documentary Award @ Jukebox International Film Festival 2018 internal link / weareonethemovie.com

We Are One blood drum spirit –  August [Documentary film directed by Sara Pettinella] Official Selection Nisville Movie Summit @ Nisville Jazz Festival 2018 internal link / weareonethemovie.com

We Are One blood drum spirit – April [Documentary film directed by Sara Pettinella] Official Selection Roma Cinema DOC Film Festival 2018 internal link / weareonethemovie.com

We Are One blood drum spirit – March Art Residency with blood drum spirit at UMASS – Niversity of Massachusetts, Dartmouth, Massachusetts [Presenting Documentary film directed by Sara Pettinella] internal link / weareonethemovie.com

We Are One blood drum spirit –  January [Documentary film directed by Sara Pettinella] Official Selection Logcinema Music Film Festival 2018 internal link / weareonethemovie.com

2017

“A Book as a Bridge on the River” –  December 24th [Short documentary film on Elena Berriolo’s performance on the Delaware river – August 2017]

Stolen Water  –  December [Music Video directed by Sara Pettinella] please visit: www.littlecombproductions.com

Reflections  –  October [Music Video directed by Sara Pettinella] please visit: www.littlecombproductions.com

We Are One – blood drum spirit  –  June [documentary film directed by Sara Pettinella] please visit: www.littlecombproductions.com

“A Book as a Bridge / Mexican Border” –  May 15th
Short documentary film on Elena Berriolo’s performance. An act of protest against the wall proposed by D.Trump at the US/Mexico border.
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2016

Ascentria Care Alliance Video – November 17th [Bhutanese Refugee Camps Photos by Sara Pettinella]
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Sound Circle  – Setsunan University, Neyagawa, Osaka Prefecture (Japan)
Public screening and conference. October 12th [documentary film directed by Sara Pettinella]
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Sound Circle  – Hannan University, Matsubara, Osaka Prefecture (Japan)
Public screening and conference. October 11th [documentary film directed by Sara Pettinella]
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Sound Circle  – Cafe Pink House, Saratoga CA
Preview screening. August 28th [documentary film directed by Sara Pettinella]

PLATFORM: Creative Musings on Mass Transit – New York Transit Museum
June 22nd [ video ]
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“A Book as a Bridge / Staten Island”
Short documentary film on the  performance of the artist Elena Berriolo. Sewing a book to connect the NYC boroughs of Manhattan and Staten Island.
(May 6th) Release date June 17th, 2016
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“Feed me the Line” – The Center For Book Arts NYC
Short documentary film on the performance with sewing machine and poetry by Elena Berriolo with poet Steve Dalachinsky
(December 4th) Release date February 11th
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“A Book as a Bridge / Bronx”
Short documentary film on the  performance of the artist Elena Berriolo in the New York City Subway, from Wall Street to the Bronx
(November 23rd 2015) Release date February 2nd, 2016
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Postcards from the Edge – Sikkema Jenkins & Co NYC
January [collage]  www.visualaids.org  Art benefit show organized by Visual AIDS

2015

Greenpoint Gallery’s Grand Salon Show, Fall 2015 – Greenpoint Gallery, Brooklyn, NY September 17th [collage] Greenpoint Gallery

Urban Landscapes / Rural Impressions – Jadite Galleries NYC September 15th – 30th [photography] New York Center for Photographic Art / Jadite Galleries

Postcards from the Edge – Luhring Augustine Gallery NYC February [collage]  
www.visualaids.org A Visual AIDS art benefit

2014

December 2014 [photography] www.artinabox.org

The Art of Storytelling – Walworth Loft, NYC August 31st [organic collage] Gelato! Art Salon and Artist Relief Collective

ArtItaly & ArtWorld – DomagkAteliers, Munich Germany June 5th – June 10th [documentary photography / videoart; collaboration with Flavio Sciolé] ArtItaly & ArtWorld – Domagk Ateliers

Eye-Eye-Nose-Mouth – the ArtisTTable
April 8th – May 8th 2014 [photography]
the artisTTable juried portrait exhibition – First place – artist statement

3 Years – 3 Days – NOoSPHERE Art NYC
February 2014 [photography]
no-sphere.org

Postcards from the Edge – Luhring Augustine Gallery NYC
January 2014 [collage]  
www.visualaids.org A Visual AIDS benefit show

2011-2013

Art in a Box –  Cheryl Pelavin Gallery, NYC December 2013 [photography] www.artinabox.org

STRIPES – the Zebra Room, Brooklyn NY December 9th 2012 [installation] electriccabbage.org/stripes/

PLACE STAMP HERE – private location, Brooklyn NY July 14th 2013 [installation]
electriccabbage.org/place-stamp-here

Tempo – No. Gallery, NYC May – August 2011 [residency – videoart, photography and animation] read more

in silenzio solo show/collective show, multiple locations, Rome Italy – 2010 [photography] read more

ongoing

Grateful to Brooklyn [wearable art] ongoing from 2013

electric cabbage [art collective, interactive installations and events] ongoing from 2012

linearossa [art collective/ curatorial] January – November 2011

Valori [documentary] 2009

Creative Photography Workshops ongoing from 2008