Raffaele Pinto (1951) – born in Naples and educated at the Universities of Naples and Pisa. Raffaele Pinto is currently Associate Professor of Italian Philology at the University of Barcelona. He is the president of the “Societat Catalana d’Estudis Dantescos” and the coordinator of the “Seminario de psicoanálisis, cine y literature” at the Universitat de Barcelon. The main topics of his interest are theory and history of literature and how Dante’s literary output influenced literature and cinema. He is a protagonist of the film Academy of Muses that will be presented during 13. Millennium Docs Against Gravity Film Festival.