Antonella Ciancio is a professional multimedia journalist with over 20 years of experience, based in Washington DC, United States of America. She has worked for 12 years with the Reuters news agency in Italy, with assignments in London, Dublin, Paris, and Washington DC. She has covered politics, criminal investigations, corruption scandals, the business of sports, the recession in Italy and Ireland, the luxury business, fashion shows, financial news, and the food industry. Her stories have been picked up by the New York Times, the Guardian, the IHT, Sky News, and CBS, among others. Occasionally she was asked to be a live phoner for BBC radio. She currently works as a freelancer from Washington DC as a text and video correspondent for the English editions of Il Sole 24 Ore group and La Stampa, as well as for Global Finance and Gruppo Food, among others. She writes about: politics, business, finance, food, fashion, luxury, lifestyle. She also translates from English and French into Italian and vice versa and from Spanish into English and Italian. She produces original stories for both video and text, in Italian and in English. She shoots and edits video news packages including B-Roll, interviews, voiceover, and edits on Adobe Premiere Pro CC. Her gear includes a Sony 4K handheld camera, DJI Osmo Mobile, mics, lavalier, lights, tripod and gorilla pod. Her video clients include La Stampa newspaper, food publisher Gruppo Food, and the DC-based think tank the US Italy Global Affairs Forum. She manages her own social media accounts on YouTube, Instagram, Facebook Live, Snapchat and Twitter.
At his first bilateral meeting at the White House with president Barack Obama, Prime Minister Matteo Renzi made his message clearer than ever: Europe needs to move away from austerity and focus on growth-friendly policies, and the US economy can be a model to follow. ItalyEurope24 - Il Sole 24 Ore
From upscale department store Neiman Marcus to organic grocer Whole Foods, major luxury retailers and grocery chains are playing musical chairs in C-suites and boardrooms as they streamline management and change creative roles amid declining in-store sales. Global Finance
Filmmaker Francesco Carrozzini discusses how the movie about the late fashion editor Franca Sozzani was the most challenging experience of his life - La Stampa
Series of interviews shot and edited from the Gala of the National Italian American Foundation for America24.com, the US website of Il Sole 24 Ore USA.
Video interview with Richard McCarthy of Slow Food USA at a conference organized by the US-Italy Global Affairs Forum. I shot and edited the video for the think tank.
Former US trade chief Michael Froman speaks in video series about The Future of Europe that I produced, shot and edited for the Washington-based think tank US ITALY Global Affairs Forum.
Dozens of Italians gathered at a pizzeria in the heart of the hip Georgetown district in Washington DC to vote for the leader of the centre-left Democratic Party. This is the version in Italian of the video package in English for Italy's newspaper La Stampa.
Dozens of Italians gathered at a pizzeria in the heart of the hip Georgetown district in Washington DC to vote for the leader of the centre-left Democratic Party. I produced, shot and edited the story for Italy's La Stampa newspaper.