Daniele Vicari was born in Castel di Tora (Rieti) on February 26, 1967. He lives and works in Rome. In 2008 he has presented in Rome Film Festival his third long feature film, whose screenplay was adapted from the novel by popular Italian author Gianrico Carofiglio, Il passato è una terra straniera. In 2012, with Diaz. Don’t Clean up this Blood, he has told the violence of Italian police against young students in the Diaz School, at Genoa G8, 2001.