Born in the Southern Italian town of Taranto, Alessandro Pavone is a documentary producer and video journalist based in London. He holds a Master’s Degree in Communication Studies from the LUMSA University of Rome. His film, “The Big Race” won the 2006 Homo Migrans prize, the humanitarian award for documentary, as well a round of festival prize nominations. He has worked for the BBC, NBC and various international channels. From the 2008 Alessandro is developing documentary projects with international production companies between Europe and North America.