Michelangelo Torres Filmmaker • Colorist • Motion Graphic Designer | The Dots

Michelangelo Torres

Filmmaker • Colorist • Motion Graphic DesignerTurin, Italy
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Michelangelo Torres

Filmmaker • Colorist • Motion Graphic DesignerTurin, Italy
About me
I’m a filmmaker specializing in short documentaries and brand films, but I also created different content like movie trailers, teasers, commercials, travel videos, and so on. My videos have been delivered through broadcast, cinema, web, and social media and I worked with clients like Lenovo, Mosaicoon, Pond5, Impact Hub, Dokout, Saint Gobain, and Seminal Film, just to name a few. I also have a huge experience in remote post-production working using platforms like frame.io, Mega, and Slack for both revisions and communication stuff
  • HDITS | The Spirit of Camden | Extended Trailer‘The Spirit of Camden’ is the pilot of a music documentary series titled ‘How Does It Sound?‘, which explores the relationship between music, independent musicians, grassroots venues, and the cities that host them, because “Every City Demands Its Own Soundtrack”.
  • HDITS | 'The Spirit Of Camden' | Teaser TrailerThe teaser I edited and graded for ‘The Spirit of Camden’, the first episode of ‘How Does It Sound?‘, a documentary film series that explores the relationship between underground musicians, grassroots music venues, and cities around them. All the post-production is done with Final Cut Pro X except for some color grading finishing touches done on Filmconvert. Fun fact: this project is born just here on The Dots
  • A Day With a Pole DancerThere’s a lot of prejudice about pole dance, but through the words of the Italian instructor Valentina Venditti we’ll discover what’s really behind this discipline: training, study, and sacrifice. We'll also understand how pole dancing can be a cure-all both for body and soul. More infos here: medium.com/@michelangelo.torres/why-i-shot-a-mini-doc-about-a-pole-dancer-for-my-rode-reel-2017-film-competition-d271f51bebce I produced this mini-doc to take part in ‘My Rode Reel 2017’ competition but a
  • A Millennial SingerA sneak peek in the life of an independent Italian singer. Through the words of Ella Nadì, we'll discover how is writing songs, searching for gigs and trying to stand out in the independent Italian music scene as a woman. This mini-doc is part of Musicbed Challenge 2019 challenge.musicbed.com/submissions/a-millennial-singer/k3Jykv Shot on: Panasonic GH4 Lenses: Voigtlander Nokton 25mm, Olympus Zuiko 12mm Editing: Final Cut Pro X Grading: Red Giant Colorista, Filmconvert Ella Nadì website: ell
  • Short or branded documentary about analog photographyHi Dotters, I'm wondering if there are a producer, a brand or a production company interested in producing a pilot for a short or branded documentary series about the millennials who are rediscovering the analogic photography.
  • Vintage Torino (Canon FD 35-70 f4 quick test)A quick test for Canon FD 35-70 f4, an affordable vintage lens I bought some years ago in Rome. I did some shots around Turin (Italy) just to understand if I could use this lens for my job. Filmed on Panasonic GH4 Grading: Colorista+Filmconvert Music: Kevin Graham 'Covenant' - Courtesy of Artlist (order #845264)
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Projects credited in
  • How Does It Sound? - a new documentary series that explores the relationship between underground artists, grassroots venues and the city around them.‘How Does It Sound?’ is a series of short documentary films that explores the relationship between underground artists, grassroots music venues and the city around them. Each film will reveal the stories and the journey of the artists, bands and venues that are leaving their mark in the underground music scene of their town. ‘HDITS?’ is an opportunity to map the state of music within and outside the wheels of the industry, covering the stories of all those actors that play an essential role in
Work history
    Turin, ItalyFreelance
    Filming and editing short documentaries, brand films, commercials, corporate videos, promos for various companies like Kerastase, Stockeon, The Hub Bari, The Hub Madrid, Team Labs, Fondazione 'Con il Sud', Cooperativa Esedra, Gyproc, Saint Gobain, Echo Creative, Hubby Bubbly London, Kinovan, Standouter, Franco & Franco srl. The Sound Kitchen, Pond5
     - Rome, ItalyFreelance
    Filming and editing short documentaries
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  • Filming
  • Color Grading
  • Film/video Editing
  • Motion Graphic
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Adobe After Effects
  • Davinci Resolve
  • Panasonic GH4
  • Adobe Premier Pro
  • Magic Bullet
    DegreeUniversità degli Studi di Ferrara
     - Ferrara, Italy
    Studies about communication, cinema, music, web publishing
    Best DocumentaryInflux Magazine
    My short documentary 'One Day With a Tattoo Artist' has been awarded as 'Best Documentary' at InfluxPalooza Film Fest