Her Story

Festival Director Kathrina Miccio

Kathrina is an Actress, Writer, Director, of three successful Film Festivals. The Cutting Room International Short Film Festival in New York City which became an IMDB Award Festival in its first year, and also Top 100 Film Festivals in the world, now in their 3rd year they continue success. 

She recently was asked to join the team of the Procida Film Festival as Creative Director , with her sister festival, Procida International Film Festival.

Kathrina Miccio is a native New Yorker, and 1st generation Italian, with her origins in Sorrento coast of Italy. 

Ms Miccio is a also renowned Portrait Artist, and a graduate of Wagner College with a BA in Fine Arts and Theater, where she began her desire to act. 

Kathrina a proud member of SAG since 2000. Kathrina wrote, starred in, and made her film directing debut in her 1st episodic comedy, and now 20 x Award Winner “ST. JOSEPH”. Her career spans over 20 years. She recently was cast in King of Angels, The Streetz, and High Hopes 3. She also had a recurring part on The Sopranos, where she met James Gandolfini, and who supported her career wholeheartedly.

Kathrina is a Breast Cancer survivor, and her intention is to pay it forward, and to inspire women to become more independent, stronger and create through all obstacles that life may bring.