Manfredi is a filmmaker and film critic – a member of SNCCI and FIPRESCI.
He holds an MA in Film Making from the London Film School.
Since 2012, he has collaborated with international film festivals, working as a judge, coordinator, consultant and programmer. In 2014, he was an international consultant for the Beijing IFF and a member of the Jury for the official collateral “Nazareno Taddei” Award at the Venice IFF.
He is currently the Head of Short Programming of the Rome Independent FF and the Festival Director/ Programmer of Crossing The Screen.