Michele Manzolini (b. 1980, Sondrio, Italy) studied semiotics at the University of Bologna and continued his college education in Minho, Portugal, and in Rio de Janeiro. He joined Francesco Ragazzi and Federico Ferrone to direct the documentary Merica (2007), while he solo directed the TV doc The Enemy Within (2008), then teamed up with Ferrone once again for The Train to Moscow: A Journey to Utopia.
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