About us

Cineroma was started in 1998 by American producer David Nichols specifically for International Producers wishing to film in Italy and to make the process simple and straightforward.

Cineroma is a production service company for film, television and commercials. Based in Rome and working throughout Italy we provide full production services, including budgeting, location scouting, casting and cast negotiation, and all other requirements through shooting and post production.

Our team

David Nichols

David Nichols is an American Producer. Raised in England, he returned to the USA in 1975 And started in the film industry in Los Angeles working in commercials. In 1980 he returned to England and began working in London in commercials as an Assistant Director, Production Manager, and then a Producer. His feature film career began in 1982 as an Assistant Director on Merchant / Ivory’s “Heat and Dust” in India, followed by work as Location Manager and Production Manager on large scale feature films all over the world. In 1989 he became a features Producer, moving back to Los Angeles to work on major studio productions. Between feature films he continued to produce commercials on a freelance basis. In 1998 he moved to live and work full time in Italy. He speaks fluent Italian, French and Spanish.

Francesco Marras

Francesco Marras – one of Italy’s top Production Managers, joined Cineroma as partner and head of production in 2003. Experienced in both feature films and commercials he has worked in the industry since 1983. Since 1991 he has worked as a Production Manager for many of Rome’s leading film and commercials companies with international directors, agencies and clients. Francesco speaks fluent Italian, English and French.

Our work

Smitten!
Directed by Barry Morrow

The wolf of Wallstreet
Directed by Martin Scorsese

Everest
Directed by Baltasar Kormákur

To Rome with love
Directed by Woody Allen

The tourist
Directed by Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck

Love's brother
Directed by Jan Sardi

Bruno
Directed by Larry Charles

The International
Directed by Tom Tykwer

Beowulf
Directed by Robert Zemeckis

McDonalds: Love Affair
Directed by Guy Manwaring

Swept Away
Directed by Guy Ritchie

Carlo Peroni
Directed by Ian Cassie

VW Polo
Directed by Fredrik Bond

A Good Woman
Directed by Mike Barker

Peroni "Autumn-Winter"
Directed by Ian Cassie

Peroni "Calendario"
Directed by Ian Cassie

No7 MakeUp
Directed by Juan Cabral

Stella Artois
Directed by Fredrik Bond

Peroni "La Dolce Vita"
Directed by Ian Cassie

Eni
Directed by Luke Scott

Peroni "Bella figura"

Enel
Directed by Antony Anastasio

Moccona - Sleeping beauty
Directed by Tracey Rowe

Flake
Directed by Jonathan Glazer

Gevalia
Directed by Jean Boucheaux

Enel
Directed by Antony Anastasio

Korean Air - 1
Directed by Dae-eol yoo - Sung-min hong

Korean Air - 2
Directed by Dae-eol yoo - Sung-min hong

Korean Air - 3
Directed by Dae-eol yoo - Sung-min hong

Sainsbury
Directed by Niall Downing

Mastercard
Directed by Vincent Squibb

Canon
Directed by Simon Rattigan

Samsung
Directed by Fred Garson

Nike 53
Directed by Ben Newman

Toyota Yaris
Directed by Garry Jacques

Ariel
Directed by Simon Ratigan

Fiat
Directed by Domenico Ciolfi

Fineco
Directed by Waine Maule

Iams
Directed by Alexis Sweet

Nokia
Directed by Joseph Bullman

Infostrada
Directed by Giusy Amato

Infostrada
Directed by Marcello Cesena

Ranger Rover Evoque
Directed by Emnet Mulugeta

Evian
Directed by Fred Garson

Autan
Directed by Peter Dietrich

Esso
Directed by Pete Salmi

Bounty
Directed by Alexis Sweet

Eni
Directed by Geo Ceccarelli