Born in Bologna where he lives and works. For more than 30 years he was a partner of the company Pierrot e la Rosa with which he still collaborates and with whom over the years he produced the documentary films of Gianni Celati. Since 2008 he has opened Paolo Muran Doc and has made documentaries in Italy and abroad. As director of photography he has signed several documentaries for “La Grande Storia ”by Rai 3 produced by Anthos of Rome. For the realization of Documentaries, shorts, and docu-fiction he collaborated with poets, writers and friends (Ermanno Cavazzoni, Gianni Celati and Franco Arminio, Giorgio Comaschi, Maura Argelli, Emilio Marrese, Cristiano Governa).