Max Leonida

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Max Leonida was originally born in Milan (Italy) and started directing his first short films with an old Super 8 camera at the age of 10. After the high school graduation he studied Literature and Philosophy at the Catholic University of Milan, attending at the same time the prestigious Accademia de' Filodrammatici to learn acting and directing. ... See full bio »

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 2021 Today's Tomorrow (Short)
 2021 Manant
 2018 Unprincipled (TV Series) (1 episode)
 2018 Criseide (Short)
 2018 Rossi & White (TV Movie)
 2016 Bruna in Beverly Hills (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Pilot
 2015 A Very Lovely Dress (TV Movie)
 2014/I Memento Mori (Short)
 2014 Memento Mori 02 (Short)
 2010 Backward
 2008 Dottor Genio (TV Series) (as Max Leonida Bastoni)
 2008 Varese Va (as Max Leonida Bastoni)
 2007 Fai da te facile (TV Series short) (9 episodes)
- Fine lavori e viva la birra (2007) ... (as Max Leonida Bastoni)
- Fine lavori e viva la birra! (2007) ... (as Max Leonida Bastoni)
- Pareti e camerette (2007) ... (as Max Leonida Bastoni)
- Quadri e librerie (2007) ... (as Max Leonida Bastoni)
- Utilizzare il garage (2007) ... (as Max Leonida Bastoni)
 2007 AttivaMente (Documentary short)
 2007 E.I.R.E. 2007 (Documentary) (as Max Leonida Bastoni)
 2007 Non ho paura (TV Short) (as Max Leonida Bastoni)
 2006 Basta basta sigaretta (TV Short) (as Max Leonida Bastoni)
 2006 Non siamo eroi (TV Short) (as Max Leonida Bastoni)
 2005 In God We Trust (Short)
 2005 Spot Sociale GILS (TV Movie) (as Max Leonida Bastoni)
 2005 Creating FieraMilano (Documentary short) (as Max Leonida Bastoni)
 2005/II Shout (Short)
 2005 Terrigena (Short) (as Max Leonida Bastoni)
 2004 Buon Compleanno (TV Short) (as Max Leonida Bastoni)
 2002 Urlo (TV Series) (as Max Leonida Bastoni, 2002)
 1995 Kolbe, azione sacra in due parti (TV Movie) (as Max Leonida Bastoni)
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Show Show Composer (17 credits)
Show Show Cinematographer (11 credits)
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Show Show Production manager (2 credits)
Show Show Self (12 credits)

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Other Works:

"Buon Compleanno" - a video clip for the musical group "Madreblu" See more »

Publicity Listings:

21 Interviews | 42 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 4 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Massimiliano Leonida Bastoni | Massimiliano Bastoni | Max Leonida Bastoni


6' (1.83 m)


Paola Cipollina  (1 child)

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He owned for three years (2000 - 2003) a theater in Milan: it was called "Teatro Estremo" (Estreme Theater). One of his most famous play (which he wrote, directed, played and scored) was "Mutilazioni" (Mutilations). See more »

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