Cornelia PrincipeCornelia Principe

Gucci Tribeca Documentary Fund | 2011

Cornelia has been working in documentary production for over 15 years, starting out as a broadcaster, and then moving to independent producer and director. Currently in production on the one-off Grinder, recent projects include the feature The Rise and Fall of the Grumpy Burger, which premiered at Hot Docs 2008 and the 2008 Gemini award-winning (Best Documentary Series) Diamond Road, which she Co-produced for TVOntario, History Television, Discovery Times and Arte/ZDF. Other credits include: Producer for PTV Productions on the series Resolutions for Discovery Health and The Life Channel; Directed and Co-produced Poverty, Chastity, Obedience, with Producer Andrea Nemtin in co-production with the NFB; Co-produced Divorce What I See with Producer/ Director Sun-Kyung Yi which premiered at Hot Docs 2001; and worked with Emmy award-winning Producer/ Director Shelley Saywell on several of her acclaimed documentaries including, A Child's Century of War which was short-listed for an Oscar and Legacy of Terror. From 1993-1997 Cornelia was the Associate Producer for TVO's social-political documentary strands The View From Here and Human Edge.

The World Before Her

Gucci Tribeca Documentary Fund | 2011 (Spotlighting Women Documentary Award)
TFI Screening Series | 2012