Rosa Barotsi is a film scholar trained at the University of Cambridge, where she received her Ph.D. in 2014. Her current research focuses on the intersections between film, gender, and work, with an emphasis on Greek and Italian cinema. She has previously held a postdoctoral position at the ICI Berlin, where she developed a project on slow cinema and debt. Along with Clio Nicastro and Saima Akhtar, she co-founded the In Front of the Factory: Cinematic Spaces of Labour research project in 2016. Rosa is currently working for the Italian National Research Council.