Giovanni Familiare Capitello
August 27, 1979
Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
Giovanni Familiare Capitello (born August 27, 1979, in Brooklyn, New York) is an American actor / filmmaker.
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Capitello is of Sicilian and German descent. Giovanni Capitello was born in Brooklyn, New York (1979) and grew up in East Patchogue, Long Island. He attended Bellport Senior High School (1994–1997).
Germans are a Germanic ethnic group native to Central Europe, who share a common German ancestry, culture and history. German is the shared mother tongue of a substantial majority of ethnic Germans.
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Long Island is a densely populated island off the East Coast of the United States, beginning at New York Harbor approximately 0.35 miles (0.56 km) from Manhattan Island and extending eastward into the Atlantic Ocean. The island comprises four counties in the U.S. state of New York. Kings and Queens Counties and Nassau County share the western third of the island, while Suffolk County occupies the eastern two-thirds. More than half of New York City's residents now live on Long Island, in Brooklyn and Queens. However, many people in the New York metropolitan area colloquially use the term Long Island to refer exclusively to Nassau and Suffolk Counties, which are mainly suburban in character, conversely employing the term the City to mean Manhattan alone.
He started studying acting at The School for Film and Television in New York City (now known as The New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts) where he learned the Sanford Meisner technique. After acting school he appeared in many independent films and in a major motion picture, Keeping the Faith (2000). Giovanni later studied filmmaking and acquired a filmmaking and multimedia degree. His first film he directed and acted in was Manic (2005), starring independent movie star Dave Vescio. Early on Giovanni worked on a documentary based on the birth of the hip-hop and graffiti culture, Hip-Hop Diaries (2006), that aired on a major television network in Europe (Sky TV, 2006). Giovanni directed a thriller/suspense film in the town he grew up in, Patchogue, titled Hanging Tree (2011). Other works include: The Elevator Game (2015), Warning Label (2014), Say Something (2015) and television pilot Girls Night Out (2007). Giovanni founded his own video production/media company, Magic Mind Media.
The City of New York, usually called either New York City (NYC) or simply New York (NY), is the most populous city in the United States and in the U.S. state of New York. With an estimated 2017 population of 8,622,698 distributed over a land area of about 302.6 square miles (784 km2), New York is also the most densely populated major city in the United States. Located at the southern tip of the state of New York, the city is the center of the New York metropolitan area, the largest metropolitan area in the world by urban landmass and one of the world's most populous megacities, with an estimated 20,320,876 people in its 2017 Metropolitan Statistical Area and 23,876,155 residents in its Combined Statistical Area. A global power city, New York City has been described as the cultural, financial, and media capital of the world, and exerts a significant impact upon commerce, entertainment, research, technology, education, politics, tourism, art, fashion, and sports. The city's fast pace has inspired the term New York minute. Home to the headquarters of the United Nations, New York is an important center for international diplomacy.
The New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts (NYCDA) is a private acting college in New York City. Originally conceived for the purpose of training actors for film and television acting, in 2009 the conservatory gained accreditation to offer Associate degrees in Occupational Studies, a two-year curriculum offered in either Acting for Film & Television or Musical Theater Performance. The New York Conservatory is an accredited by the National Association of Schools of Theatre (NAST).
Sanford Meisner, also known as Sandy, was an American actor and acting teacher who developed an approach to acting instruction that is now known as the Meisner technique. While Meisner was exposed to method acting at the Group Theatre, his approach differed markedly in that he completely abandoned the use of affective memory, a distinct characteristic of method acting. Meisner maintained an emphasis on "the reality of doing", which was the foundation of his approach.
|2016||Betrayed||Detective Barnes||TV Series|
|2016||Murder Book||Police Officer||TV Series|
|2014||Deadly Wives||Gang Leader||TV series|
|2013||Unusual Suspects||Donny Wayne Banks||TV series|
|2011||Prison Diaries||Randy Wiggins||TV series|
|2011||Lore: Deadly Obsession||Policeman||TV Movie|
|2011||Threading Needles||Officer Stuart||Feature Film|
|2010||The Wife||Donovan||Short Film|
|2010||Marathon||Luis||Feature Film by Biju Viswanath.|
|2005||Manic||The Manic||Short Film|
|2000||Keeping the Faith||Bartender||Feature Film by Edward Norton.|
|Year – Type||Film – Video||Director||Company|
|2016 – TV Series Short||Timid Tales||Giovanni Capitello||Magic Mind Media.|
|2015 – Film||The Elevator Game||Giovanni Capitello||Magic Mind Media.|
|2015 – Short Film||Qualms of Conscience||Giovanni Capitello||Magic Mind Media.|
|2015 – Short Film||Say Something||Giovanni Capitello||Magic Mind Media.|
|2014 – Film||Warning Label||Giovanni Capitello||Magic Mind Media.|
|2011 – Film||Hanging Tree||Giovanni Capitello||Magic Mind Media.|
|2007 – Television Pilot||Girls Night Out||Giovanni Capitello|| Magic Mind Media, |
|2006 – Short Film||Last One||Giovanni Capitello||Magic Mind Media.|
|2006 – Short Film||Playlist||Giovanni Capitello|| Magic Mind Media |
|2005||Manic||Giovanni Capitello||Magic Mind Media.|
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