Noel Nuccioni

Noel Nuccioni is a set designer working in the fields of cinema, media and performing arts. She recently graduated from BA(Hons) Film at Falmouth University. In her dissertation ‘Politicising Horror’, she explored how recent indie-horror films create a means for intersectional feminist dialogue, mobilising women’s discontent with the late-capitalist society through affect and space.


In 2018, Noel Nuccioni approached Karyn Kusama, American film & TV director to talk about horror films and today’s society, as well as about women and the director’s creative strategies.

A talented MAI contributor and recent film school graduate, Noel Nuccioni meets film director Natasha Kermani for a short chat about women, feminism and cinema.


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However, to turn our MAI dream into reality, we also relied on assistance from high-quality experts in web design, development and photography. Here we’d like to acknowledge their hard work and commitment to the feminist cause. Our feminist ‘thank you’ goes to:

Dots+Circles – a digital agency determined to make a difference, who’ve designed and built our MAI website. Their continuous support became a digital catalyst to our idealistic project.
Guy Martin – an award-winning and widely published British photographer who’s kindly agreed to share his images with our readers

Chandler Jernigan – a talented young American photographer whose portraits hugely enriched the visuals of MAI website
Matt Gillespie – a gifted professional British photographer who with no hesitation gave us permission to use some of his work
Julia Carbonell – an emerging Spanish photographer whose sharp outlook at contemporary women grasped our feminist attention
Ana Pedreira – a self-taught Portuguese photographer whose imagery from women protests beams with feminist aura
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