L’Altrofilm, brand of Louis Nero Film is a cultural project, a film and distribution company, based in Torino, Italy. Founded in 1998 by the director Louis Nero, its focus is producing and distributing art-house films and works ispiring knowledge.
Louis Nero is an Italian screenwriter and director, known to the general public for his films and his countless collaborations with great actors of international renown. Among them: F. Murray Abraham, Faye Dunaway, Corin Redgrave, Geraldine Chaplin, Franco Nero, Christopher Lambert, Giorgio Albertazzi. In his projects he has also collaborated with world famous Italian artists such as Franco Zeffirelli and Tinto Brass.
His films are distributed all over the world. He is a permanent member of the jury of the most important Italian film award: the David di Donatello. He is represented by the UTA (United Talent Agency), one of the most important film agencies in the United States of America.
Louis Nero is also the president and founder of the production company “L’Altrofilm” since 1998. In his projects he always dedicates a lot of space to the research and study of the historical period in which the story is set. Louis Nero graduated from the DAMS of the University of Turin.
At the moment Louis Nero together with Nick Vallelonga, 2018 Oscar winner for the acclaimed film “Green Book”, is working on the TV series of the crime thriller genre , “The Puppet Master”.