Kinonauts is a digital film studio based in Italy run by the filmmakers Matteo Primiterra and Matteo Stocco.
Matteo Primiterra graduated in 2012 after studying Visual Arts at the IUAV University in Venice before becoming a freelance filmmaker and then in 2014 founding the Kinonauts Studio together with Matteo Stocco. Primiterra’s research focuses on experiencing the different entities of documentary cinema. He has lead projects in Mongolia, India and Cuba in collaboration with Microclima (Venice) and his films have been exhibited internationally. Since 2015 he has worked as a teaching assistant at the MA Documentary Cinema course at the IUAV in Venice.
Matteo Stocco lives and works in Venice. Stocco’s main field of research concerns dynamics and the issues that influence contemporary city development. His work explores the micro bounds of intimacy and everyday life.