Cinematographer, photojournalist, storyteller, Francesca's work appeared on Arte, Al Jazeera English, Al Jazeera Arabic, AP, the Sunday Times Mag, The Guardian, Der Spiegel, Le Monde, El Pais and Internazionale among others. Francesca is the director of multi-platform project 'Ms Kalashnikov, a journey of female fighters across war zones', that explores changing identities and stories of female rebellion through a combination of video, photography, writing and interactive platforms.
She is the co-author with Wu Ming 5 of the biographic novel 'Ms Kalashnikov' by Chiare Lettere.
Among her clients: Save the Children, Oxfam, Child Soldier International, Royal Anthropological Institute. Francesca is the co-founder and a member of Matchbox Media, a multimedia network of independent storytellers, an experimental platform blending traditional and cutting-edge narrative models.