JON SPERRY

  • RESIDENCY DATES : Sep 1st 2004 to Jan 31st 2005
  • PRACTICE : Filmmaker
  • FROM : USA/Italy
Jon Sperry is an acting and voice coach, producer and writer.  As a coach he most recently worked with Sophia Loren; as a producer his most recent work includes the film Nadro, which recounts the life of the Ivory Coast artist Frédéric Bruly Bouabré. 

Jon and wife/partner Ivana Massetti are currently working on three projects: writing the screenplay for a film adapted from a book on the life of Leonardo da Vinci, by the British author Jonathan Routh; seeing to the production into film of their last script, Roman Gladiator; and writing and producing a series of shorts based on autobiographical stories (hers and James Earl Jones’) on children who did not speak but found their voices through art.