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Giovanni Francischelli

Graduate Teaching Fellow
Office: 210 Allen Hall
City: Eugene
Research Interests: documentary, cinema, digital media, mass media, political economy of communicatons


Giovanni Francischelli, M.A., is a Brazilian media studies scholar and a film producer. He has produced several feature documentaries and short films that were screened and awarded in film festivals around the world. His work is focused on media democratization, diversity and counter-hegemonic narratives. His research areas of interest include cinema and TV industries and the political economy of media/communication.


2022-2026 Ph.D. Communication and Media Studies University of Oregon, Eugene, OR USA

2018-2021 M.A. in Communication – University of Sao Paulo, Brazil

2006-2011 B.A. in Social Communication – State University of Campinas, Brazil

2008-2009 Visiting Scholar in Cinema and Audiovisual – University of Paris III, France