Antonella Lattanzi was born in Bari in 1979. She lives in Rome. She published Devozione (Einaudi Stile Libero, 2010), Prima che tu mi tradisca (Einaudi Stile Libero, 2013) and Una storia nera (Mondadori, 2017). She works for several newspapers and writes screenplays. She wrote the script of the film Fiore, directed by Claudio Giovannesi and shortlisted for the Directors’ Fortnight Selection at Cannes in 2016. She wrote the screenplay of the movie Il campione, shortlisted at David di Donatello prize in 2020.