Finalists 2019

Roma Cinema DOC is a Film Festival based in Italy, that features the best short films, documentaries and web series from around the world.

All entries counts as Official Selections. Judges will select the best films of each category that will be given the distinction of an Official Finalist of the annual event.

On February 15th 2019 we will announce the Winners that will be screened during the Roma Cinema DOC 2019.

The best film of the year will win 500,00€.

Important dates:

January 31, 2019 Notification Date FINALISTS
February 15, 2019 Notification Date WINNERS ROMA CINEMA DOC 2019

March 30, 2019 Event Date ROMA CINEMA DOC 2019

the Jury:

A big thank you to our Jury that took time to screen, evaluate and select each movie that has been submitted with extreme accuracy
Elio Ugenti, Chiara Dionisi, Marco Bolsi, Nicolas Bilchi, Simona Manni, Giacomo Fiorani


FINALISTS- Roma Cinema DOC 2019



  • AILAN by Jubrail Abubaker Rahman , Iraq
  • BLUE MOON by Andrea Moneta , Italy
  • First Medicine; The long Man by Joseph Erb , United States
  • Secret by Roberto Lopez Saavedra , Chile
  • Synchronicity by Michelle Brand , United Kingdom
  • Underwater Story by Lorenzo Pompei , Italy



  • Alice after Wonderland by Andrea Guerrero , Not Specified
  • Cannot Predict Now by Kimberly Burleigh , United States
  • DANCE IN PEACE by Massimo Moretto (in art Biancoleone) , Italy
  • Dreaming in March by , China
  • Execution by Alberto Martín-Aragón , Spain
  • Frame by Andres Ramirez , Canada
  • Indigestion by Alberto Martín-Aragón , Spain
  • Sonja by Maroš Milčík , Slovakia
  • Yes, You Should Expect Delays by Douglas Porter , Canada



  • A Feeling for Leaving by Dan Boord, Luis Valdovino , United States
  • Camel Wrestling ; Women’s Victory by Serkan Uslu , Turkey
  • Ciano: A fisherman’s tale by MARCO VITALE, ELENA GROSSO , United States
  • HOW MUCH… by antonio guadalupi, Fr. Francis Rozario , Italy
  • I promise to fail by Alberto Rocco , Portugal
  • IKEA for YU by Marija Ratkovic Vidakovic, Dinka Radonic , Croatia
  • Life is What You Make It by Jhett Tolentino , United States
  • Porque era ela by Luciana Vieira , Brazil
  • San Cipriano Road by Lea Schlude , Italy
  • Searching for Abbas Kiarestami by MALAS TWINS , Syrian Arab Republic
  • The Tribal Scoop by beeswaranjan pradhan , India
  • These Beds Together by Matthew Raudsepp, Alex McCooeye , Canada
  • TORE, THE SKY & THE SEA by Maria Mogren, Jens von Larcher , Germany



  • 25 by JAN PREDAN ZVONAR , Slovenia
  • BETWEEN by Andre Ben Birken , Takis Panas , Portugal
  • Casey229 by Nick Marshall , United States
  • Damian by José Luis Anaya , Mexico
  • Definitely Soy by Ruben Zaccaroni , United States
  • FLOATING by Artur Serra Araújo , Portugal
  • Joyce by Nora Jaenicke , United States
  • on Arbat street by Dmitry Grigoriev , Russian Federation
  • PRETTY PRETTY PRISON by Amanda Spencer , United States
  • Runner by Ellory Yu , United States
  • The Singer by Steven Swancoat , United States
  • Vlad by Andrew Dobson, Roger Oldham , United Kingdom
  • Vultur by Baris Fert, Hikmet Guler , Turkey
  • Wishful Thinking by Dennis Nap , Netherlands



  • “The African” by Laura Mandolesi Ferrini, Gaetano Del Mauro , Italy
  • EDO by tommaso montaldo , Italy
  • Linfa by Carlotta Cerquetti , Italy
  • My war is not over by Bruno Bigoni , Italy
  • Nocturne by Fabrizio , Italy
  • The Canvas by Salvatore Garau , Italy
  • The Choice by Gabriele Rossi, Giorgio Viscardini , Italy
  • The Detachment by Andrea Piretti , Italy
  • The invisible player by Matteo Tortora , Italy
  • The Recipe by Giordano Acquaviva , Italy
  • Tobaccoland by Lucia Braccalenti , Italy
  • Voices from the inside by Michele Imperio , Italy
  • Watch The Tempo by Daniele Lince, Elena Beatrice , Italy
  • Waves: L’altro volto della musica italiana by Francesco Ferraris, Marco D’Almo , Italy



  • A Day at a Time – Un Giorno alla Volta by Carmelo Segreto , Italy
  • AQUAPARK JUMBO by Mauro Falsini , Italy
  • Consequences by Giulio Maria Cavallini , Italy
  • Corduroy by Francesco Mucci , Italy
  • domus amoris by Maria Verde , Italy
  • Hold on to me by Luca Arcidiacono , Italy
  • Il natale di Greta by Lorenzo Trane , Italy
  • Lypso by Vincenzo Capaldo , Italy
  • Orbite Tangenti by Niccolò Valentino , Italy
  • Risorse umane by Giovanni Conte , Italy
  • Ronald the clown by Silvia Bisordi , Italy
  • Sam by Rosanna Reccia, Alberto Vianello , Italy
  • The Marvellous Story of the Thrown Potato by Edoardo Nepote , Italy
  • The trench by Giulio Donato , Italy
  • Today is a beautiful day by Carmine Faiella , Italy
  • Tractor at First Sight by Gianmarco Rotondo , Italy



  • Bringing schools where there are none! by Gianmarco D’Agostino , Italy
  • Devil’s work by Višeslav Radić , Croatia
  • Stood Up by Jeff Vande Zande , United States
  • The choice by Alberto Vianello , Italy
  • The Monster by Javier F. Espadas , Spain
  • traum(A)novelle by Francesco Faralli , Italy



  • Adult Supervision by Daniel Castro, Rinee Shah , United States
  • Ferocia by Nunzio Santoro, Carlo De Santis, Maria Pia Ferrante , Italy
  • Happy Birthday by Ji-Hoo Ham , Korea, Republic of
  • HOME by Gianluca Brutto , Italy
  • How I Learned to Stop Worrying About Thieves by Lorenzo Follari , United Kingdom
  • In a Beat by Tullio Imperatore, Francesco Mucci , Italy
  • INSOMNIA by Andrii Andreiev, Olga Andreieva , Ukraine
  • limbo by gokce erenmemisoglu , Turkey
  • Owl by Cédric Friedli, Yann Moeckli , Switzerland
  • Rise by Darcy Miller , United States
  • Stage Fright by Jamie Gyngell , United Kingdom
  • Tunnel Vision by Roberto DALMONTE , Italy
  • Wlodzimierz Sierpinski by Adam Bartoszewicz, Paweł Dudko , Poland



  • A Table Set For Six by Fabio Thieme , Germany
  • ABALON by Vahid Keshavarz , United Kingdom
  • AFFOGARE (Drown) by Marco Berton Scapinello , Italy
  • Departures by Nicolas Morganti Patrignani , Italy
  • Embers by Marnix Sixma , Netherlands
  • Frame by Andres Ramirez , Canada
  • Like in that Movie about Love by Sara Rosati , Italy
  • Mission Ouroboros by Xingyu Li , United States
  • Nativity of Me by Ava Blakeslee Carter , United States
  • Our Horizon by Jack Szynaka, Nikki Conero , United States
  • Parted by Benjamin Nimac , Austria
  • Scale 6 by Danilo Corbellini Scarcia, Antonio Genovese, Cristian Gazzanni, Rinaldo D’Incecco, Sara Vitale , Italy
  • Swift by Byeo Ri Kim, Hae Deun Woo and Ye Bin Ahn , United States
  • The lion of the Tiber by Giuliano Cipollone , Italy
  • The Secret of Time by Ludovica di Biase , Italy



  • Blackbetty by Marco North , Russian Federation
  • Blue collar by Mara Joly , Canada
  • Bukowski – Web Serie by Giuseppe Violano , Italy
  • Credici- 13 Reasons Guai by Alessandro Fabrizio , Italy
  • Fuori sede (webserie) by Marco Latour , Italy
  • Gina by Alberto Olivieri , Italy
  • Heart Burn by Christina Corcoran , United States
  • Life of Jess by Laura Clelland , Australia
  • Skampia – The Series by Andrea Rosario Fusco , Italy
  • Tales From Pussy Willow – Parents Chat by Kate Jessop , United Kingdom