Davide Melini was born on April 9, 1979 in Rome. His career officially started up in 2004 and, until now, he has directed 6 short films: Amore estremo (2006), La sceneggiatura (2006), The Puzzle (2008), The Sweet Hand of the White Rose (2010), Lion (2017) and Deep Shock (2019). In his career he has also worked as an assistant director in the TV ... See full bio »

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Deep Shock Director
The Puzzle Director
Lion Director


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 2019 Mi gran despedida (third assistant director)
 2019 Este amor es de otro planeta (first assistant director)
 2017 Into the Badlands (TV Series) (trainee assistant director - 10 episodes)
- Chapter XVI: Wolf's Breath, Dragon Fire (2017) ... (trainee assistant director)
- Chapter XV: Nightingale Sings No More (2017) ... (trainee assistant director)
- Chapter XIV: Sting of the Scorpion's Tail (2017) ... (trainee assistant director)
- Chapter XIII: Black Heart, White Mountain (2017) ... (trainee assistant director)
- Chapter XII: Leopard Stalks in Snow (2017) ... (trainee assistant director - uncredited)
 2016 Penny Dreadful (TV Series) (trainee assistant director - 9 episodes)
- Perpetual Night (2016) ... (trainee assistant director - uncredited)
- The Blessed Dark (2016) ... (trainee assistant director - uncredited)
- Ebb Tide (2016) ... (trainee assistant director - uncredited)
- No Beast So Fierce (2016) ... (trainee assistant director - uncredited)
- This World Is Our Hell (2016) ... (trainee assistant director - uncredited)
 2007 Mother of Tears (trainee assistant director)
 2006 Baciami piccina (assistant director)
 2005 Rome (TV Series) (trainee assistant director - 5 episodes)
- Kalends of February (2005) ... (trainee assistant director - uncredited)
- The Spoils (2005) ... (trainee assistant director - uncredited)
- Triumph (2005) ... (trainee assistant director - uncredited)
- Utica (2005) ... (trainee assistant director - uncredited)
- Caesarion (2005) ... (trainee assistant director - uncredited)
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Official Blog | Official Site

Alternate Names:

Dani Melini | David Melini | Davide Mellini | David Mellini | David de Melini

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Son of Augusto Melini and Patrizia Vaterlini. See more »

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