Patrizia Mancini began to work for Sunny Side of the Doc as International Development Officer in november 2017.
She arrives in France at the end of 2010 after a master in History and Critic of Cinema at the University of Rome. With a professional background in theatre and dubbing she starts in Paris an internship at CHALET POINTU, French DVD distribution company specialized in short-films. With the preparation of the second edition of the Festival Européen des Arcs, organized by the same team, she had the chance to extend her collaboration till July 2011.
In October 2011, she starts her second internship at the servicing department of WIDE HOUSE, French sales company specialized in documentaries. Then she became part of the company as Servicing and Marketing Manager. At the end of 2012 she begins with the sales in multiple markets and festivals becoming then Head of Sales. At the end of 2016 she left WIDE HOUSE and after an experience as selector for PARIS CO-PRODUCTION VILLAGE, industry event in collaboration with Champs Elysée Film Festival, she starts working with the Italian sales company SLINGSHOT FILMS collaborating with Manuela Buono for the sales and the acquisitions.